NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are looking for a man wanted in a robbery pattern targeting cab drivers in the Bronx.
The NYPD released a photo of the suspect wanted in at least two robberies in a parking lot in the Soundview section.READ MORE: New York State To Adopt New CDC Guidelines For Vaccinated People Starting This Wednesday, Cuomo Says
Investigators say the suspect got in the back seat of a taxi on Jan. 25 while an accomplice stayed in front of the driver’s side window. They got away with $60 in cash and the driver’s cell phone.READ MORE: As New York City Gears Up To Reopen, Some Communities Are Still Struggling And Say They're Not Ready
Police say on Jan. 26, another cab driver was robbed at knifepoint of $60 in the same parking lot.MORE NEWS: Gov. Cuomo Stands To Make $5 Million From Controversial Book Deal, Tax Returns Show
Anyone who has information regarding this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted online at NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.