Note the line: http://smh.com.au/news/national/taxi-driver-robbed-forced-from-vehicle/2006/02/10/1139465822721.html February 10, 2006 - 9:16AM A taxi driver lost his cab as well as his takings when a passenger armed with a knife turned on him in Sydney. Police said the 44-year-old cabbie picked up a passenger on Oxford Street, Darlinghurst, about 7.30pm AEDT) yesterday and drove him to Birdwood Avenue, Daceyville. When he stopped, the passenger threatened the driver with a knife and demanded money before forcing him out of the taxi and driving off. The cabbie was not injured but two hours later police found the taxi abandoned and partially burnt out in Baker Street, Banksmeadow. The robber was described as white/European, about 30 years old, 170cm tall, of thin build with blond hair. He was wearing a grey short-sleeved jumper and blue shorts.