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Male reportedly refuses to pay for $120 cab ride

Cabbie says he drove the man to several locations throughout the city
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A Guelph male was arrested after he allegedly refused Wednesday evening to pay a large taxi fare.

Guelph police were called shortly after 7 p.m. to a plaza on Silvercreek Parkway North. A cab driver was reporting he had picked a male up approximately 6:20 p.m. and had driven him to a number of locations throughout the city. When the fare reached $120 the cabbie requested to be paid and the male refused.

A 67-year-old Guelph male was arrested at the scene for transportation fraud.