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Police seek suspect of taxi driver robbery at knifepoint

New Westminster police are looking to identify this man suspected of robbing a taxi driver at knifepoint July 27. - NWPD
New Westminster police are looking to identify this man suspected of robbing a taxi driver at knifepoint July 27.
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New Westminster police want some help trying to find a man wanted for robbing a taxi driver July 27.

The driver picked up a man about 4 a.m. He threatened the driver with a knife and demanded money. Although he was caught on the cab's video he has not been identified.

He is described as Caucasian, 20 to 25 years old, six foot and thin build wearing a dark ball cap, sunglasses, black T-shirt and dark shorts.

Anyone with information on him is asked to contact Det. Const. Todd Sweet at 604-529-2439 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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