Police say the suspect was picked up on Madison Avenue in Manhattan and taken to 710 Tinton Ave., in the Bronx, where he refused to pay and fled the scene.
Two suspects have been charged, and two more have been identified, in an attack on a man in the Morris Heights section of the Bronx.
Police said the suspects fled Sensational Livery Cab Leasing Services with the victims’ cell phones, cash and approximately $16,000 from the business.
According to authorities, the three men approached the 47-year-old victim on Southern Boulevard, assaulted him and stole his cell phone.
In each case, police said the suspect walks into grocery stores, newsstands or other shops, pulls out a gun, ties up the employees and then takes off with cash, cigarettes, phone cards or lottery tickets.
The NYPD has asked the public for help in locating and identifying a suspect wanted in connection with an attempted robbery that occurred in the Lower East Side.
Police on Saturday were searching for a suspect who stormed into a house in Greenwich Village, pistol-whipped two men, and made off with jewelry and $1,400 in cash.
Police early Wednesday were asking the public to help find two suspects who robbed a man in at the 205th Street D Train terminal in the Bronx.
Police on Tuesday were asking the public to help them find two suspects who held up a video game store at gunpoint in Marble Hill.
The 30-year-old victim was entering the Grand Concourse and East 182nd Street subway station when two men approached her from behind, knocked her onto the stairway and removed her iPhone and about $70, police said.
A Hicksville store clerk was attacked in a brazen slashing and robbery at a mini-mart across from a Long Island Rail Road station, but what happened next had people calling the victim a hero.
Police say the suspect has gone after women three times in less than two weeks in Kew Gardens and Forest Hills.
Police said four suspects, who are believed to be in their late teens, assaulted and robbed the victim as he got off an elevator in the Van Dyke Houses in Brownsville.
A man was arraigned Friday in the robbery of a Dunkin’ Donuts in Massapequa, and police said they followed a trail of footprints in the snow to find him.
Police on Friday were asking for help from the public in finding a suspect who robbed livery cab driver at gunpoint and beat him in Flatbush-Ditmas Park, Brooklyn.