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Man arrested after robbing cab driver at knifepoint in Talmadge

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SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A cab driver was robbed at knifepoint in Talmadge early Tuesday and the alleged robber was arrested a short time later, police said.

The cabbie was robbed while he was parked at El Cajon Boulevard and Euclid Avenue shortly before 1:30 a.m., according to San Diego police Officer Dino Delimitros.

A man held a knife to the driver's throat while robbing him, then fled with three other men in a tan Ford Taurus, Delimitros said.

The Taurus was pulled over by police a couple blocks away and the alleged knifeman was arrested on suspicion of robbery, Delimitros said. His name was not immediately released.

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