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Suspect in custody after robbing, kidnapping taxi driver in Pacific Palisades

PEARL CITY, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A man suspected of robbing and kidnapping a taxi driver in Pacific Palisades on Wednesday is now in police custody. 

Sources say 22-year-old Jason Lewis staggered out of the cab on Akepa Street after he didn't pay the driver. 

Witnesses say Lewis returned with a gun and fired, but it's unclear how many shots went off. 

No one was hurt, but sources say the suspect forced the cabbie to drive him around before coming back to the scene. 

By the time police arrived, officers arrested the suspect. He now faces kidnapping and terroristic threatening charges.

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