Posts Tagged ‘d.c. taxi cab’

Man Wearing Padded Breasts Poses as Cab Driver, Scams Drunk D.C. People

Between 2009 and 2013, Nyerere Mitchell  drove around D.C. in his silver Range Rover, wearing a wig and padded breasts and pretending to be a female cab driver.
The Maryland man pleaded guilty today in D.C. Superior Court to carrying out a bizarre scheme in which he offered drunk people rides and then convinced them to let him [...]

Taxi Commission Meetings Canceled Because Room Was Being Used as Warming Site

The D.C. Taxicab Commission made big headlines in 2013, but still hasn't met in 2014. The reason: Its Old Council Chambers meeting room at One Judiciary Square was being used as a warming site during the city's recent spell of cold emergencies.
The commission was supposed to have a special meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 16. That [...]