Toronto

Police release photos of man sought in taxi driver robbery

A man allegedly used a seatbelt to choke a taxi driver and steal his wallet.

The man allegedly choked the driver with his seat belt and stole his wallet 

A security camera image shows the man wanted in connection with a robbery in April. (Toronto Police Services)

Toronto police have released images of a man wanted in connection with a robbery in April in the hopes that someone will recognize him. 

The man hailed a taxi near Yonge and Wellesley streets on April 21, sitting behind the driver. 

He then allegedly used a seatbelt to choke the driver and steal his wallet before jumping out of the moving car. 

Police are asking anyone with any information about the man or the incident to get in touch with them. 

A second image of the man released by police. After stealing the driver's wallet, he jumped out of the moving car. (Toronto Police Service)