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Police Seek Suspect in Assault, Robbery of Cab Driver in Bronzeville

The man allegedly grabbed the cab driver, implied he had a gun, and robbed him

Chicago police are searching for a man who allegedly robbed a taxi driver in the city’s Bronzeville neighborhood.

According to authorities, a 47-year-old man was driving his cab in the 4600 block of South Prairie Avenue when the alleged thief grabbed him, implied that he had a weapon, and robbed him of several items.

Police did not provide further identifying details about the suspect, but did provide two surveillance images of his face.

Anyone with information on the theft is encouraged to call Area Central Detectives at 312-747-8380.

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