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Published July 20, 2012, 07:42 AM

Thief River Falls Taxi Driver Robbed at Knifepoint

THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN (WDAZ-TV) - A taxi driver in Thief River Falls was robbed at knifepoint Wednesday night, the Thief River Falls Times reports.

By: WDAZ Staff Report, WDAZ

THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN (WDAZ-TV) - A taxi driver in Thief River Falls was robbed at knifepoint Wednesday night, the Thief River Falls Times reports.

There were no injuries and police continue to search for the robber, who was described as wearing a black sweater and black or tan pants. He was also wearing a hood over his face. The man is about 5' 11" to 6' tall.

The Times reports the robbery happened just before 10 p.m. Wednesday, when the man pulled out a knife while getting a ride from the driver. The robber allegedly put the knife to the taxi driver's side and told him to pull over and give him money.

The robber made off with less than $200 and ran to the north. If you have information, call police at 218-681-6161.

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