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Police arrest man suspected of robbing Kat's Taxi driver

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Tyree Alfonza Davis (Source: WPD) Tyree Alfonza Davis (Source: WPD)
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

Wilmington Police have arrested the man suspected of robbing a Kat's Taxi driver early Thursday morning.

According to police, 21-year-old Tyree Alfonza Davis, of Wilmington, was arrested by Wilmington Housing Officers in Creekwood Thursday evening.

The taxi driver told police that he picked Davis up at Russell's Quick Stop on Wrightsville Avenue and then stopped in Creekwood to drop him off. Davis allegedly pulled out a gun and demanded the driver's money and cell phone.

Davis then fled on foot heading north.

He is being held in the New Hanover County Jail under at $75,000 bond.

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