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Taxi passenger beaten, robbed in Freeport, Nassau police say

Feb 04, 2017 - Newsday (New York)

A taxi passenger was beaten and robbed in Freeport by two men who jumped into the vehicle and pushed him out of it Thursday morning, Nassau police said.

The victim got into a taxi about 4:20 a.m. after leaving the El Rancho bar on West Merrick Road, but two men confronted him and got into the vehicle with him, police said.

The robbers started punching him in the face, police said.

At some point, the taxi driver stopped the vehicle, and the attackers pushed the victim out and co...