robbery picOne man is happy to be alive after being robbed by a fellow passanger in the taxi he was travelling in.

Reports state that at around 1:30 am SUNDAY,  Darius Paul, 18, of Diamond Village, Claxton Bay boparded a car at San Fernando to go home.

When he reached Plaisance Park, the passenger in the front seat turned around and robbed him of $380 in cash and a backpack containing clothes, camera and phone, the total valued of $1,400.

Cpl Roopnarine is investigating.