Suspect Robbed Livery Cab Driver At Knifepoint, Police Say
To view our videos, you need to
install Adobe Flash 9 or above. Install now.
Then come back here and refresh the page.
Police need help finding a man wanted in the robbery of a livery cab driver at knifepoint in the Bronx.
Investigators say the driver picked up the suspect on Westchester Avenue near Southern Boulevard in Longwood shortly after 5 a.m. Friday.
They say the passenger pulled out a knife, demanded money and forced the driver out of the car.
They say the suspect then drove off in the car, but it was found a short time later.
Police say he is in his 40s and about 5-feet-9-inches tall. He is said to weigh around 170 pounds.
Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com.