Tip leads to arrest of woman who robbed cab drivers

Delrene Taylor, 21
Delrene Taylor, 21

New Orleans, La. - The NOPD has arrested a woman they say robbed two United Cab drivers.

Police say 21 year-old Delrene Taylor was taken into custody Saturday morning at a home in the 900 block of Pauger Street.

Police say a tip was received from a citizen that the woman was inside the home.

On Thursday, May 24th, Taylor called United Cab and requested a taxi to meet her in the 500 block of Adele Street. According to police, Taylor entered the cab and robbed the driver and forced him to drive to an ATM in the 3200 block of Magazine Street.

The cab driver was forced to withdraw money from the ATM. Taylor then robbed a second cab driver and a citizen while in the 900 block of Toledano Street.

Delrene Taylor was booked for 2 Counts of First Degree Robbery and was previously arrested for Purse Snatching and Disturbing the Peace.