Buffalo Police Investigating Armed Taxicab Robbery (With Photos)

February 21, 2013 Updated Feb 21, 2013 at 1:59 PM EDT

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Buffalo Police Investigating Armed Taxicab Robbery (With Photos)

February 21, 2013 Updated Feb 21, 2013 at 1:59 PM EDT

Buffalo Police are investigating an armed robbery in the 200 block of Perry Street.

The incident occurred on Saturday, February 9th, just before 9 p.m.

Police say two suspects jumped into the backseat of a Liberty Cab and robbed the driver at gun point.

The suspects made off with a cellphone, an undisclosed amount of money, and other items. They are described as black males, both in their 20's, around 150lbs.

Police say after the robbery, they got out of the cab and fled.

Anyone with information is advised to call or text the Buffalo Police Department Confidential TIPCALL Line at (716) 847-2255, or e-mail the department at www.bpdny.org