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Cab driver robbed at gunpoint in Algiers

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ALGIERS, LA (WVUE) - A cab driver was robbed at gunpoint early Friday morning in Algiers.

Police say it happened around 12:20am in the 1500 block of Bodenger Blvd.

The cab driver was dispatched to a residence for a fare. When he arrived, an armed black male got into the back seat and pointed a gun at the victim's head.

A second suspect stood outside the vehicle's window demanding money.  The victim complied, giving the suspect cash.

A description of the suspects was not given.

Call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 if you have any information that can help detectives.

 

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