Suspects in Custody in Attempted Robbery of Cab Driver in Florida

A police standoff with two suspected robbers who tried to hold up a cab driver in Florida ended with the pair in custody Friday, reported.

Police in Oakland Park, Fla., had to call in the SWAT team to catch the two suspects at a house, where they fled after attempting to rob the taxi driver at gunpoint Friday morning, according to WSVN.

The two are believed to have pretended they needed a ride and then pulled a gun on the cabbie when he stopped.

The driver escaped unharmed and called 911.

The suspects were taken into custody without incident, according to WSVN.

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