2 men wanted in Westbury taxi robbery on Upland Street

Police are searching for two men who robbed a taxi driver at gunpoint in Westbury. Cops say the driver was dispatched to Upland Street around

The incident occurred on Upland Street last night.

The incident occurred on Upland Street last night. (3/27/13)

WESTBURY - Police are searching for two men who robbed a taxi driver at gunpoint in Westbury.

Cops say the driver was dispatched to Upland Street around 10 p.m. last night.

According to police, that is when two men got in the cab, took out a gun, and demanded money.

The victim was hit in the head when he tried to grab the gun.

Police say the men took cash and fled.
 

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