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Police Search For South Philadelphia Cab Driver Robbers

Cab Driver Robbery

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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A cab driver was robbed on the 500 block of South 2nd Street on Saturday, June 9th.

At about 2:57 a.m., two male suspects approached the victim and allegedly took $200 in cash, an iPhone, and keys from his hand.

Authorities say that a physical altercation happened after the victim followed the suspects who robbed him. The victim was punched in the face several times leaving a bruised, swollen, cut, and bleeding right eye.

The suspects fled on foot towards South Street.

The first suspect has been described as a black male wearing a white shirt, black shorts, white sneakers, and a baseball hat.

The second suspect has been described as a black male wearing a white shirt, tan shorts, white sneakers, and a baseball hat.

The third suspect has been described as a black male wearing a white shirt, white shorts, and black sneakers.

Police are asking anyone with information to call 911 or 215-686-3013 or 3014. Tips can be left by calling 215-686-TIPS (8477) or by text at PPD TIP (773847).