FRANKLYWNOW - Man accused of robbing livery driver in the Bronx

Man accused of robbing livery driver in the Bronx

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A man is accused of robbing a livery driver in the Bronx after posing as a customer, police say.



The incident happened on Feb. 17, on Burnside and Jerome avenues around 10:30 p.m. 



Police say the man posed as a fare before placing a sharp object to the livery driver's neck and demanding him to pull the cab over.



Once the car was stopped, police say the suspect placed the driver in a chokehold and robbed him of his wallet and cellphone.



The suspect is described as being in his 30s or 40s, and was last seen wearing a ball cap.



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


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