3 arrested for carjacking cab at gunpoint

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Three people have been arrested after police say they carjacked a taxi cab at gunpoint.

According to the Rochester Police Department, the cab driver drove to the area of Falmouth St. and Belknap St. to pickup a fare. When he arrived he was met by three people who pointed a gun at him and stole his cab.

A short time later, officers located the cab in the area of Wilder St. and Maple St. and started to follow.  The cab then crashed into a parked car and the suspects took off on foot. Police caught up and arrested them.

One officer injured his hand while climbing a fence.

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