NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police are looking for two men accused of stealing a cab.

The cab was stolen on the Upper West Side.

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The taxi was found crashed and abandoned on the Upper East Side at 88th Street and Lexington Avenue.

The NYPD says officers saw the car run a red light and tried to stop the suspects, but they both ran away after the crash.

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No one was injured, and there’s no word on what happened to the cab driver.


Anyone with any information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.

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