Police: Suburban NYC taxi driver shot last week has died
Jul. 26, 2017
HILLCREST, N.Y. (AP) — Police in a New York City suburb say a taxi driver who was shot last week while off-duty has died.
The Journal News reports (http://lohud.us/2uWRbyn ) 23-year-old Rem Louis died Tuesday. Police say Louis was driving his taxi in Hillcrest in Rockland County when a car pulled up alongside the driver's side door. Investigators say a gunshot from the other car struck Louis in the head.
Emergency responders found Louis after he had crashed into a tree.
Police have arrested one of the occupants of the other car. The suspect has been charged with second-degree attempted murder and first-degree assault.
Police haven't released any other information.
Information from: The Journal News, http://www.lohud.com