Cab Driver Stabbed, Robbed in Davenport


Davenport Police are looking for two men accused of robbing and stabbing a local cab driver.

The assistant chief tells us Lucky Cab picked up two fares at the intersection of Locust Street and Bridge Avenue around 11:30 p.m. Friday.

Then, when the cab was in near the intersection of 17th Street and Division, the passengers started stabbing the driver in the head and shoulder area, and robbed him of his money and a cell phone, according to police.

Officials say both suspects ran on foot in a southeasterly direction from the scene.

The cab driver was admitted to the hospital with with non-life-threatening injuries.

Detectives continue to investigate.

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