Police: Jeffrey Bernard, of Queens, dragged teen after hit-and-run in West Hempstead

Police say Jeffrey Bernard dragged a teen with

Police say Jeffrey Bernard dragged a teen with his cab after a hit-and-run accident in West Hempstead. (Credit: News 12 Long Island)

A cab driver from Queens is facing a slew of charges after he allegedly struck a teen's car, then stole his phone and dragged him for two blocks down the road.

Police say it happened on Hempstead Gardens Drive and Linden Street. The cab driver, 36-year-old Jeffrey Bernard, allegedly blew a red light and struck an 18-year-old driver's car. Police say Bernard didn't stop and kept heading down...

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