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2 teens sought in attempted taxi hold-up

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Police said two teen suspects attempted to rob a taxi cab driver on Feb. 16, 2013. (LVMPD) Police said two teen suspects attempted to rob a taxi cab driver on Feb. 16, 2013. (LVMPD)
One of the suspects was recorded on the taxi cab's surveillance camera. (LVMPD) One of the suspects was recorded on the taxi cab's surveillance camera. (LVMPD)
Another of the suspects in the Feb. 16 attempted hold-up. (LVMPD) Another of the suspects in the Feb. 16 attempted hold-up. (LVMPD)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

Police said two teens were suspected of attempting to rob a taxi cab driver last month in west Las Vegas.

According to Las Vegas Metro police, the cab driver picked up the suspects in the area of Tropicana Avenue and Decatur Boulevard about 10:30 p.m. on Feb. 16.

Police said when the suspects held up the driver with a weapon, the driver escaped without injury.

Detectives described one suspect as a black man, 18 years old, 5'6" and 145 pounds with a dark complexion. The other suspect was described as a white man, 18 years old, 5'1" and 130 pounds with a fair complexion.

Police urge anyone with information on the incident to contact Metro's Robbery Section at 702-828-3591 or Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

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