Halifax taxi driver allegedly assaulted by 4 passengers

A taxi driver in Halifax ended up in hospital after allegedly being assaulted and robbed by four passengers.

Police say the 49-year-old cabbie picked up four young men Saturday morning.

They say one of the passengers attacked the taxi driver with a knife, and then they all joined in physically assaulting him.

Police say the teenage suspects stole cash and the man's personal belongings before fleeing the scene.