A livery cab driver is in stable condition after being shot three times in an early-morning armed robbery attempt in the Bronx Sunday, police said.
Police said a suspect entered the victim's vehicle on the corner of White Plains Road and Lafayette Avenue just after 5 a.m.
The suspect displayed a firearm and demanded money, then shot the driver three times, police said.
He fled the location without any money.
Police say the suspect is in his 20s with a goatee and was last seen wearing a tan jacket and a dark hoodie with "ABERCROMBIE" written on the front.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
Published at 8:51 PM EST on Jan 13, 2013