Cabbie Robbed, Bound With Duct Tape Over $140

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AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Police are looking for the man who robbed a cab driver Saturday evening.

The Yellow Cab driver was called to pick up a man at the Fuel-Mart in the 700 block of Kenmore.

Several blocks later - on Bristol Terrace - the man pulled out a gun and ordered the driver to pull into a vacant lot.

The suspect then made the driver get out and lay on the ground. He was then bound up with duct tape.

The suspect fled with $140 dollars.

The cab driver called his dispatch, who called police.

No arrests at this time.

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