THE BRONX — Police are searching for a man wanted for robbing a livery cab driver at gunpoint in Mott Haven on Monday morning.
Around 6 a.m., police said the suspect entered the livery cab at 175th Street and Jerome Avenue. When the driver stopped at East 139th Street and Cypress Avenue, the suspect pulled out a silver gun and stole an unknown amount of cash before running away.
The suspect is described as between 25 and 30 years old.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers' website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577.
All calls are strictly confidential.