Sacto 9-1-1
December 21, 2010
Sacramento cab rider pulls knife, but then tips driver

By Bee Staff

A rider pulled a knife on a Sacramento cab driver over the weekend, but then paid the fare, including a tip, according to police.

A cab driver had a dispute with a rider over the destination at 20th and Q streets in midtown Sacramento on Saturday, according to a crime report.

The fare pulled a folding-blade knife, but no threats were made. The cab driver fled on foot.

The rider also fled on foot but not before paying (and tipping) the cab driver.

The rider was not found, police said.

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