BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Buffalo Police say a cab driver was shot early Sunday morning during a robbery as he was picking up a fare.

The incident happened around 2:50 a.m. near Detroit Street and Paderewski Drive.

The cab driver was sent to the Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) for treatment and was then released.

Police have not revealed the cab driver's identity or the amount of money the suspect stole.

As the investigation continues, Buffalo Police request that anyone with information call or text the Confidential TIPCALL Line at 716-847-2255.