ROOSEVELT - Police say a taxi driver was robbed at gunpoint while picking up a fare in Roosevelt.

Police say the “NY Taxi Cab” driver was dispatched to Elmwood Avenue around 2 a.m.

After arriving, police say two men walked up to the car and one opened the driver's side door with a gun.

According to police, the second one got in the back of the car and put what's believed to be a gun to the driver's head. Police say they took off with cash.

Anyone with information is asked to call Nassau Crime Stoppers at 1-800-224-TIPS