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Armed suspects rob livery cab in Brooklyn
NEW YORK (WABC) -- Police in Brooklyn are searching for a pair of suspects who robbed a livery cab at gunpoint.
It happened on Jerome Street in East New York on Thursday, June 28th around 4:45 a.m.
The victim was driving the two suspects in his taxi when the first suspect took out a gun and demanded cash.
The two men got away with some money. Fortunately, the driver was not hurt.
The first suspect is described as a black man wearing a dark-colored baseball cap, light-colored t-shirt and jeans and displayed a firearm.
The second suspect is described as a black man wearing a light-colored baseball cap and light-colored t-shirt.
Anyone with information in regards to this robbery is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.
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