Police: Trio puts cab driver in chokehold, steals money and dash cam

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The search is on for a group accused of robbing a cab driver last month.

Police say on June 15 in the area of East 221st Street and White Plains Road, the trio put the 41-year-old driver in a chokehold and took his wallet.

They got away with $40 and the dash camera.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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