A Queens family is calling for a full-scale investigation into the death of a livery cab driver who suffered a heart attack during, what some have called, a mysterious arrest.
A man on a bicycle was struck and killed early Sunday near Prospect Park in Brooklyn.
Israel Nunez, 47, has been missing since March 28.
Juan Acevedo surrendered to police in a Pennsylvania convenience store parking lot on Wednesday.
Police said Julio Acevedo was going at least 60 mph early Sunday morning when his BMW collided with a livery cab carrying Nachman and Raizy Glauber.
The incidents happened in the Clason Point and Castle Hill sections of the Bronx.
The cab was robbed at 11:10 p.m. Sunday at 10 Richman Plaza in the Bronx, police said.
Police were searching Monday night for a woman who robbed a livery cab driver in the South Bronx.
Two groups representing livery cab drivers filed suit earlier this month arguing that the virtual hail apps violate a law that prevents yellow cab drivers from setting up prearranged rides with passengers.
Police Sunday evening were seeking the robber who robbed and shot a livery cab driver in the South Bronx during the early morning hours.
A $1,000 reward is being offered after a pair of violent attacks on livery cab drivers last month.
Michael Magnan appeared in court to hear prosecutors charge him with shooting a livery cab passenger during a robbery Saturday morning in Flatlands.
Authorities said the 20-year-old victim had just exited the cab and entered the vestibule area of apartment building on 30th Street and 34th Avenue when the driver of that cab followed her.
He was bleeding badly and suffered head injuries, but a neighbor said that the little boy still tried to comfort his mother. He told her not to cry. He was thrown about 20 feet by the impact.
Police said that a man got into a minor crash at Crescent Street and Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn early this morning and then sped off into Queens. That’s where police said that the hit-and-run driver struck a livery cab, flipped over and hit other parked cars.