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January 16, 2014 at 11:03 AM

Bellingham cabbie robbed, throat cut

BELLINGHAM (AP) — Police have arrested a Ferndale couple suspected of robbing a taxi driver in Bellingham and cutting his throat.

Police say detectives tracked down the 27-year-old man and 20-year-old woman on Wednesday and booked them into the Whatcom County Jail for investigation of robbery.

A 60-year-old cab driver suffered a 2-inch cut on the side of his neck Tuesday when he was robbed of his cash by a couple after giving them a ride.

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