NOPD: Cab driver robbed at gunpoint inside vehicle

NOPD: Cab driver robbed at gunpoint inside vehicle
(Source: RNN)

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department says a cab driver was robbed inside of his vehicle Friday afternoon.

According to the victim, he picked up a male near the intersection of Carrollton Avenue and Tulane Avenue around 5:25 p.m. While he was driving, the suspect told the driver to get on the interstate twice before pulling out a gun and demanding the driver's money. The driver complied and then drove the cab to the Danzinger Bridge where the suspect exited the vehicle.

If anyone has any information about the robbery, they are asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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