A youth, who is from Sydney Mines, is being held by police.
Cape Breton teen facing charges after cabbie threatened at knife
Police in Cape Breton say a 16-year-old boy is facing several charges after a taxi driver was threatened at knifepoint.Police say they responded to a 911 call Friday from a taxi dispatcher in Sydney Mines saying that a passenger had pointed a knife at a cab driver. The suspect fled when he realized police had been called, but he was chased down on foot by an officer who was in the area. Police say the taxi driver wasn't hurt.
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