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Livery cab driver robbed in Soundview

Cops are trying to track down a man wanted for robbing a livery cab driver in Soundview.  According to police, the suspect was picked up at Lafayette and Soundview avenues at around 7:45 a.m. Monday,

News 12 Staff

Jan 20, 2015, 4:49 PM

Updated 3,436 days ago

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Cops are trying to track down a man wanted for robbing a livery cab driver in Soundview. 
According to police, the suspect was picked up at Lafayette and Soundview avenues at around 7:45 a.m. Monday, and asked to be taken to Hunts Point. 
However, when the driver reached Rosedale and Story avenues, authorities say the man forcibly took a cellphone and $200. The driver was not hurt. 
The suspect was caught on camera inside the vehicle. He's described as a dark-skinned Hispanic man, about 30 years old and 6 feet tall. He spoke both English and Spanish. 
Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS


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