Huntingdon taxi driver attacked in Grafham robbery

13:25 17 March 2014

A taxi driver was attacked in Grafham

A taxi driver was attacked in Grafham

Archant

A taxi driver was hit on the head and ordered to hand over money in a robbery last week.

The victim had picked up the fare at Huntingdon Railway Station at about 7.30pm on Wednesday (March 12), before taking him to Grafham.

However, when they got to Church Road the offender threatened the driver and ordered him to hand over his takings.

He also hit him around the driver on the head. The taxi driver suffered minor injuries.

Detective constable Liz Cooper said: “This was a nasty incident and we are keen to trace the man responsible.

“Taxi drivers should be able to go about their business without fearing being attacked or robbed and we will not tolerate such offending.”

INFORMATION: Anyone with any information should call DC Cooper on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.

0 comments

Yesterday, 16:41
Rev Stephen Talbot.

A former police chaplain has been jailed for 15 months after he pleaded guilty to possessing indecent images of children.

Yesterday, 15:53
Dragon Theo Paphitis, centre, with The Original Olive Oil Company owners Rob Marsden and Pam Pantazi.

Two Huntingdonshire companies have received recognition from one of the UK’s leading small business champions.

Yesterday, 11:28
Firefighter using cutters to cut up car

Firefighters had to free a casualty following an accident involving two vehicles yesterday (Thursday) morning.

Yesterday, 09:45
Magpas charity stall volunteers, from left, Brenda Stevens, Pauline Molyneaux and Ohsuk Kwon. Picture: HELEN DRAKE

Volunteers who were invited to set up a charity stall at Magpas after being told to vacate their home of 25 years at Hinchingbrooke Hospital have raised nearly £14,000 in just over a year.

”Calendar"/

Most read stories

Most commented stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Hunts Post e-edition today E-edition