Taxi Driver Robbed at Gunpoint for a Second Time

ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- A local taxi driver is recovering after his co-workers say he was robbed twice in the last few weeks.

The most recent happened on Saturday night on Rockford’s East side. Police tell us the driver had picked up the suspect on the West side and was robbed at gun point near East State Street and Dempster before the suspect ran off, Investigators say the victim, who works for "Need A Lift Shuttle" wasn't hurt but is obviously shaken by the crime.


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