Police release video of suspect in cab stabbing

Police released a new video Thursday of the suspect wanted in connection with a deadly stabbing of a cab driver in September.

Police released a new video Thursday of the suspect wanted in connection with a deadly stabbing of a cab driver in September.

Police released a new video Thursday of the suspect wanted in connection with a deadly stabbing of a cab driver in September. (10/23/15)

BROOKLYN - Police released a new video Thursday of the suspect wanted in connection with a deadly stabbing of a cab driver in September.

Investigators say on Sept. 17, 35-year-old Rafael Veras was stabbed to death inside his car while on Shepard and Dumont Avenue.

Officials are now looking for the man in the video.  They say video of the suspect was recorded right before the stabbing.

Veras was sitting in his brother's livery cab at the time of the stabbing.

Veras, who had recently returned from the Dominican Republic, was hoping to build his life in New York and had just started as a livery cab driver.

Anyone with information on the man police are searching for should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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