Six arrests after Middlesbrough minicab staff beaten ‘with metal bars’ » National Taxi Association

Six arrests after Middlesbrough minicab staff beaten ‘with metal bars’ » National Taxi Association

THREE men working for a Teesside minicab firm claim to have been attacked by a gang wielding metal bars. A spokesman for the firm – Blueline ‘Taxis’ – says he believes the alleged attack was by people connected to the taxi trade. And he said people at Blueline ‘Taxis’, which runs about 100 private hire cars from its base in Borough Road in Middlesbrough, felt threatened. “This is not the first time this has happened. We had two people injured in an attack last autumn,” he said. The spokesman said the Snowdon Road incident on March 28 meant the three injured men required hospital treatment. “We fear for our safety. It is getting beyond a joke. “At the end of the day it is the public’s choice which taxi firm they use. All we want is to do our job and be left alone. “I am really sick about what has happened. We do not provoke anyone – we abide by the law. “We feel threatened ...

Full article: http://www.national-taxi-association.co.uk/?p=5392

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