Police seek public help after taxi driver held up in Coffs
POLICE are investigating the armed robbery of a taxi driver in Coffs Harbour overnight.
About 12.20am on Sunday, a taxi was called to Kurrajong Street.
On arriving at the location the taxi was approached by a man described as Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander appearance, aged about 16 or 17 years old, 175cm tall, and wearing a dark coloured hooded jumper and long pants.
The man produced a bladed weapon and threatened the taxi driver, who handed over a small amount of cash.
The taxi then drove from the scene.
The driver was not injured.
Police from Coffs/Clarence LAC are conducting inquiries into the incident and are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.
Please call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.