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Police Search For 3 Men In Armed Livery Cab Robbery In The Bronx

(credit: NYPD)

(credit: NYPD)

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The NYPD is asking for the public’s help in finding three men wanted in connection with the armed robbery of a livery cab driver in the Bronx.

Just before 4 a.m. Sunday, the three suspects threatened the driver with a knife, held him down and stole his wallet before fleeing on foot, police said.

The incident occurred at Laconia Avenue and East 228th Street.

The driver was not seriously injured, police said.

All three suspects are believed to be about 5-feet-6-inches tall and between 140 and 160 pounds.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477).