Man charged in robberies of cab drivers

June 18, 2013 4:35:44 PM PDT
A man is in custody Tuesday night and is accused of robbing five cab drivers.

Tony LeFlore, 20, is charged with robbery and armed robbery.

Chicago police say the hold-ups took place between May 4th and June 10th as the cab drivers were parked along Western Avenue.

Police say LeFlore threatened one driver with a gun, another with a knife, and punched a third in the face.