LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3.com) –
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department continues to search for a man suspected of robbing a cab driver in August in the area of Tropicana and Fort Apache.
According to a Metro news release, the suspect called for the cab early Aug. 22 from a business in the area of Charleston and Hualapai. After being driven to the area of Tropicana and Fort Apache around 2:35 a.m., the suspect became upset and got out of the cab. The cab driver got out of the cab as well.
At that time, the suspect pulled a gun and threatened the cab driver. The suspect then got in the cab and drove away with it. The vehicle was later recovered.
The suspect is described as a white male in his 20s with a medium build and short hair. He was last seen wearing a ball cap, glasses, a light-colored T-shirt and jeans.
Anyone with information is urged to call the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Robbery Section at (702) 828-3591 or, to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 or visit www.crimestoppersofnv.com
Tips directly leading to an arrest or an indictment processed through Crime Stoppers may result in a cash reward.