Taxi driver robbed by knife-wielding attacker

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A taxi driver was assaulted in broad daylight by a robber in Brimington.

The 41-year-old was approached and grabbed by the throat by a man on Station Road at 3pm yesterday (Sunday, February 2).

He also suffered cuts to his hands from a kitchen knife the attacker was carrying.

The attacker stole money from the man’s taxi before running off. Police are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information about the incident to call them on 101.