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Cab driver robbed with choke hold

IOWA CITY (KWWL)-- A choke hold was used to rob a cab driver in Iowa City Thursday night.

Iowa City Police say the robbery in an alley near Lucas and Bowery streets happened around 10 p.m.

Authorities say the suspect, who was described as a male, reached over the front seat of the car and put a choke hold on the driver. The suspect then demanded money.

The driver cooperated and the man left the scene. The driver was not injured.

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