Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013 | 2:13 p.m.
Men rob, attack taxi driver
Metro Police are searching for two men suspected of attacking and robbing a taxi driver on Monday near Flamingo Road and Arville Street.
The men allegedly attacked the driver on Monday after he took them from a hotel and dropped them off at Flamingo and Arville, Metro Police officials said. One of the men punched the driver, knocked him to the ground and took his money. They then ran away on foot, police said.
Police describe one of the suspects as a 6-foot-1 black man in his 20s, with a thin build and short, black hair. He was last seen wearing a red polo shirt, black jeans and black shoes.
The second suspect is described as a 5-foot-10 black man also in his 20s, with a medium build and short, black hair. He was last seen wearing a baseball cap, white T-shirt, black shorts with red and white vertical stripes and white shoes.
Police urge anyone with information regarding the suspects or the incident to call Metro Robbery at 828-3591, or to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 385-5555 or visit www.crimestoppersofnv.com.