Livery cab driver robbed in the Bronx

February 8, 2014 5:16:07 AM PST
Police are searching for the man they say robbed a livery cab driver in the Bronx.

Investigators have released a surveillance picture of the suspect.

The robbery happened at 10:30 a.m. Thursday. Police say the victim drove the suspect to Castle Hill Avenue and Randall Avenue where the suspect simulated a firearm inside his jacket pocket and demanded money.

The driver complied and the suspect fled $28. There were no injuries.

The suspect is described as approximately 40-50 years old, 5'9"-511", who was last seen wearing all black clothing and has a goatee.

Surveillance photos of the suspect is attached.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at http://WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.