GREENWICH VILLAGE, Manhattan (PIX11) — An Uber driver was attacked with a stun gun and robbed while dropping off a customer in Greenwich Village on Nov. 13, police said Saturday.

The driver, 55, picked up a woman passenger at East 102nd Street and First Avenue around 1:30 a.m. He drove her to West 9th Street and Sixth Avenue, where she took a Taser from her bag and stunned him several times on his right shoulder, according to police. The passenger took the driver’s wallet from the car’s center console and ran away, heading east on West 9th Street, per the NYPD.

The suspect got away with credit cards, an ID and $375 inside the wallet. Police said they are looking for a woman around 25 years old, who is about 5’5″ and 125 pounds, with black dreadlocks and a large white bag.

Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at or on Twitter @NYPDTips.