Armed Livery Cab Robbery In Mott Haven

Published on October 08, 2012, 7:40 pm
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Police are searching for a man wanted for robbing a livery cab driver at gunpoint in Mott Haven on Monday morning.

Around 6 a.m., police said the suspect entered the livery cab at 175th Street and Jerome Avenue. When the driver stopped at East 139th Street and Cypress Avenue, the suspect pulled out a silver gun and stole an unknown amount of cash before running away.

The suspect is described as between 25 and 30 years old.

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

All calls are strictly confidential.


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