05/31/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Robber Uses GPS-Equipped Cab For Getaway, Is Immediately Caught

A 40-year-old convicted armed robber with a long rap sheet went back into business but this time made the mistake of using as his getaway vehicle a taxicab with a GPS tracking system, police said.

But the quick getaway was foiled when police tracked him down through the cab's GPS system and arrested him, police said.

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