Community responds to cabbie's death with action

The Kingsbridge community is stepping up efforts to find the men who killed a livery cab driver this week and to make sure similar crimes

KINGSBRIDGE - The Kingsbridge community is stepping up efforts to find the men who killed a livery cab driver this week and to make sure similar crimes don?t happen again.

Cesar Santos, 44, was shot in the abdomen when he tried to chase after two men who refused to pay their fare Sunday.

Police hope a $12,000 reward, posters and a photo of one of the suspects lead to tips.

City Councilman Fernando Cabrera is meeting with cab companies to discuss safety measures. He hopes to draw up legislation to install GPS systems or live feed cameras in livery cabs.

To view our complete coverage:Family, friends mourn murdered cabbieMayor, NYPD offer reward for help catching cabbie killersPolice seek 2 men in fatal shooting of cabbie

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

News 12 The Bronx asked residents what they 1 Word on the Street: Oscars mix-up
New affordable housing is making its way to 2 Affordable housing comes to Crotona Park East
Police say Timothy Hairston, 27, was shot to 3 Police: Man shot, killed on E. 165th Street
Big Daddy's in Massapequa has a celebration ready 4 LI Winter: Mardi Gras at Big Daddy's
VIDEO: Discovery of human remains in freezer shocks 5 VIDEO: Discovery of human remains in freezer shocks neighbors

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE