CHICAGO -- Chicago police are searching for a suspect in a series of robberies of taxi cab drivers.
They are looking for the man in newly-released cab surveillance video, whom they believe participated in at least four robberies this month.
According to police, one robbery took place on April 19 in the 2800 block of W Ardmore around 6 a.m. The second took place in the 2400 block of W. Eastwood on April 23rd around 9:30 p.m.
Police say the suspect solicited a ride then robbed the driver at knifepoint once reaching the requested location.
The suspect in the Ardmore incident is described as a black male, 18-25 years old. He was wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt and gray sweatpants and carrying a brown handbag.
The suspect in the Eastwood incident is described as a black male 18-20 years old. He was wearing a black baseball cap and a Chicago Bulls jacket.
If you have any information on these crimes contact police at (312) 744-8263