Carbondale Police investigating armed robbery of cab driver
CARBONDALE, Ill. - The Carbondale Police Department is investigating a late night robbery of a cab driver.
Police say the taxi driver was responding to a call for service in the 300 block of West Pecan Street shortly after midnight on Thursday. A white male and a black male entered the taxi and robbed the driver at knifepoint. The suspects made off with an undisclosed amount of property and fled on foot.
Both suspects were wearing black, long-sleeve shirts at the time of the robbery. The victim was not injured.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Carbondale Police Department at (618) 457-3200.