Police: Cab driver pistol whipped and stabbed in street robbery - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

Police: Cab driver pistol whipped and stabbed in street robbery

NORTHSIDE, OH (FOX19) -

 A 39-year-old cab driver was pistol whipped and stabbed during a street robbery Monday night, Cincinnati police said.

Two men approached the victim after he walked out of a market in the 4400 block of Colerain Avenue about 7 p.m., said Lt. Tim Brown, the night chief.

One of the suspects pistol whipped the driver while the other stabbed him in the right side.

The men stole the driver's personal items and fled.

They remain at large.

The cabbie was taken to University of Cincinnati Medical Center, where he is expected to recover, the lieutenant said.

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