Lynchburg Cab driver robbed at gunpoint


LYNCHBURG, Va. (WFXR) – The Lynchburg Police Department is looking for a man they say robbed a cab driver at gunpoint.

Around 2:00 am Thursday morning, police responded to the area of Park Ave. and Fillmore St. after receiving a call about an armed robbery.

The cab driver told police he had been robbed for an undisclosed amount of money and the suspect fled on foot.

The suspect is described as a black male, 20 to 30 years old, between 5’8” and 6’1” and under 200 pounds.

He was last seen wearing blue jeans, a black t-shirt, and a flat-brim hat.

Anyone with information on this robbery is asked to call Det. Dubie at (434) 455-6102 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 798-5900

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