Man, 24, shot and killed in Bronx street after getting out of cab

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SOUNDVIEW, The Bronx -- A 24-year-old man was shot and killed in the street after leaving a taxi cab early Saturday morning.

Minutes before 4:37 a.m., surveillance video shows Francisco Rodriguez, 24, getting out of a livery cab at the intersection of Bruckner Boulevard and White Plains Road.

The video shows the suspect pull up in a dark four-doored sedan, get out of the car, then shoot at Rodriguez.

Rodriguez was seen trying to flee the scene while the suspect got back into the vehicle and fled.

EMS transported Rodriguez, who suffered from gunshot wounds to torso and right wrist, to Jacobi Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

No arrests have been made. The investigation is ongoing.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577.

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