Livery cab driver robbed at gunpoint in Mott Haven

Police say the suspect demanded cash at 138th Street and Cypress Avenue Thursday morning.

Police say the suspect demanded cash at 138th Street and Cypress Avenue Thursday morning. (1/25/13)

THE BRONX - Police are on the hunt for a man who they say robbed a livery cab driver at gunpoint in Mott Haven.

According to investigators, the suspect hailed the cab at East 174th Street and Jerome Avenue at around 9 a.m. Thursday. When the driver got to his destination at 138th Street and Cypress Avenue, the man pulled out his weapon and demanded money.

The suspect was caught on surveillance video inside the cab before he fled the scene with cash.
 

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