Luis Ferrierra accused of stabbing, robbing cab driver in Fordham

A cab driver is in the hospital after allegedly being stabbed and robbed by a passenger in Fordham. According to police, Luis Ferrierra stabbed the

Police say the 22-year-old tried to get away in the stolen cab, but crashed into a store.

Police say the 22-year-old tried to get away in the stolen cab, but crashed into a store. (8/5/13)

THE BRONX - A cab driver is in the hospital after allegedly being stabbed and robbed by a passenger in Fordham.

According to police, Luis Ferrierra stabbed the cabbie in the neck and torso at East Fordham Road and Marion Avenue Sunday night. The driver was severely wounded, but his current condition is not known.

Ferrierra then stole the cab, officers say, but crashed into the wall of a retailer just a couple blocks away.

The 22-year-old is facing multiple charges, including felony assault and robbery. Cops say the crime marks his eighth arrest this year.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Police say they want to talk to a 1 Police: Man wanted for questioning in Bronx burglary pattern
Bronx Weekend Travel Advisory, Dec.10-11 2 Bronx Weekend Travel Advisory, Dec.10-11
3 VIDEO: Suspect in Sheridan Avenue murder escorted by police
The students at The Bronx Academy for Software 4 Local school celebrates Computer Science Education Week
The Buzz: sisters killed in radiator malfunction 5 The Buzz: sisters killed in radiator malfunction

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News Furry Friends

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News 12 The Bronx nightside.

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