Davonte Carter, 22, of Cleveland Drive West, was arrested in a taxicab and charged with third degree robbery within minutes after he allegedly robbed the M&T Bank branch at 130 Grant St. of $2,840, according to Buffalo police.

Officers said the cash was found in the taxi when Carter was arrested at Forest and Elmwood avenues shortly after the robbery at about 3:45 p.m. Tuesday.

A note that the robber showed to a bank teller during the robbery also was found in the taxi, police reported.