Cab driver choked and robbed

Police in LaGrange, Ga. are investigating the armed robbery of a cab driver.

According to the police report, it was 6:20 a.m. Tuesday when the incident occurred.

A cab driver told officers he was entering his vehicle on Hudson Street when he was approached from behind by an unknown black male who grabbed him around the neck and said, “Give up your money.”

The victim said he handed over an undisclosed amount of cash and the thief fled on foot.

He described the man as having a medium build.

Anyone with information should contact LaGrange police.

Larry Gierer: 706-571-8581, @lagierer