Taxi robbed on Upper East Side

Police are looking for two suspects in an early morning taxi robbery over the weekend.

Around 4 a.m. Sunday, outside 25 East 78th St., two men walked past a parked yellow taxi, then one of the men returned to it with a gun.

The suspect then took $160 from the victim, while the second suspect watched, according to the New York City Police Department.

The suspects fled the scene. There were no reported injuries.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).

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