An Ottawa man is facing several charges today following a cab robbery.
At about 8:25 a.m. Thursday, police say a taxi driver was robbed by his passenger in the Vanier area.
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The suspect took the cab and left the scene.
Nearby police officers found the vehicle and the suspect shortly afterwards.
Police have charged a 31-year-old Ottawa man with; robbery, possession of weapon dangerous to public, dangerous driving, theft under $5,000, assault and breach of probation.
He was to appear in court Friday.