Man accused of muggings, robbing cab driver in BK

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Surveillance video shows a man connected to a string of robberies including the robbery of a cab driver in Brooklyn, police say.

Police say between Jan. 4 and 5, the suspect committed five robberies which began with a string of street muggings.

In each case, the suspect demanded cash from victims before getting into a cab with two accomplices and robbing the cab driver.

Police say one of the suspects ran from the cab after the robbery, but was later arrested and charged by police.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS

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