DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Police in Dallas say an armed robber shot and killed a cab driver just after 1:00 a.m. Monday.
The incident happened on Polk Street near Kiest Boulevard, in the Oak Cliff area.READ MORE: Truck Loses Control, Slams Into Royse City Police Officer Michael Baley While Helping Stranded Motorist
According to investigators, the cab driver was robbed and shot near a grocery store. Though injured the man was able to drive a short distance before crashing at an apartment complex.READ MORE: Customs Officers Seize Narcotics At Texas-Mexico Border Worth $1.8M+ Hidden In Tires, Ice Chests
The taxi driver, whose name has not been released, died at the scene.
Anyone with information about the crime is asked to call Dallas polce at 214-283-4884 or send an email to Detectice Abel Lopez.MORE NEWS: Man Wanted In Dallas For Child Sexual Assault Charges, Jose Gerardo Ibarra Arrested At U.S.-Mexico Border
Crime Stoppers is also offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest and indictment in the case. Call Crime Stoppers at 214-373-TIPS (8477), 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.