Teen charged in connection with Iowa City cab robbery


Police say a teenage boy faces charges in connection with a taxi cab robbery.

Iowa City police arrested the 15-year-old for his involvement with a robbery that happened before 5 a.m. on Thursday, August 8, 2013, according to a report by WHO.

There were two other taxi cab robberies reported in Iowa City the weekend before, on Friday and Sunday, said WHO.

The teen has been charged with first degree robbery and interfering with official acts, according to the report. He was taken to a detention center and will be referred to juvenile court.


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