News Releases

Robbery of Taxi Driver

January 15, 2019

On January 13th North Bay Police responded to a robbery of a taxi driver in the Rose and Ann Street area of North Bay.

Shortly after 1:30 pm the suspect was picked up in the downtown area. He was driven to the Rose and Ann Street area where is asked for change. During a struggle with the driver the suspect grabbed cash and threatened to stab him. The suspect left the area on foot.

He is described as;

- A white male approximately 30 to 35 years of age

- Approximately 5’10” in height with a slim build

- tattoos under both eyes

He was wearing;

- baseball style cap

- beige waist length hooded jacket

- blue jeans

- work boots.

Anyone with information that may assist police with this investigation is asked to call the North Bay Police Service at 705-497-5555 and select option 9 to speak to a police officer.

For those who wish to remain anonymous, contact Near North Crime Stoppers, by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by submitting a tip online at