POLICE are hunting for five men who robbed a taxidriver of cash and other belongings worth $750.
The five unknown men stopped the taxi at Kinoya in Nasinu and travelled to Flagstaff, where they were involved in a car accident on Friday night.
It was only when suspecting members of the public looked inside the taxi that they saw a man with his hands tied behind his back and mouth gagged.
A woman at the scene, who wished not to be named, said the men reeked of alcohol.
When The Fiji Times team arrived at the scene, police officers were taking down the taxi driver's statement.
Police spokeswoman Ana Naisoro said the 55-year old driver was robbed and tied up in his taxi.