Livery cab drivers on edge after rise in robberies

THE BRONX - Livery cab drivers are on edge after a rise in robberies across the borough.

Police say in the past few weeks, three drivers have been robbed.

Investigators say there is a pattern behind the robberies involving the suspect wrapping something around the neck of the driver and then demanding the cash.

The Taxi Drivers Federation is asking police to inform drivers where crimes like these have occurred recently.

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