A taxi driver picked up a man who later robbed him in Gainesville on Monday, April 23, police said.
Gainesville Police took the report after 5 a.m. Monday from a taxi driver working for an independent company.
According to the police report, the driver “picked up an unknown black male.” The suspect then told the driver he had a weapon and demanded cash, Sgt. Kevin Holbrook said.
Holbrook said the man then took the cash and ran away.
Police did not release any further details.