Police: Passenger shoots Rochester cab driver

May 16, 2019 09:24 AM

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — Police are searching for the person who shot a cab driver in Rochester early Thursday morning.

Investigators say the shooter was a passenger in the cab and was trying to rob the driver.

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The shooting happend on Hancock Street near Chili Avenue just before 4 a.m.

Police brought in a K-9 to search for the shooter, who ran from the scene.

The cab driver is in the hospital in stable condition.


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