9/11/2009 11:07:03 AM


Yonkers Police Department and the Westchester County government, are working together to offer a $10,000 reward for any information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspects involved in the shooting death of Pericles Salas, a 32 year old livery cab driver from Yonkers, which occurred at Jessamine Ave. near Ramsey Ave on the morning of August 31, 2009.  Salas, who had been driving for the Mexicana Taxi Service for seven years, picked up a street hail on the corner of Jessamine Avenue and Ramsey at around 4:30am.  A few moments later, he was shot and killed and was found in his 2001 Mercury livery cab. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Yonkers Police Department detectives at (914) 377-7725. Should this information lead to an arrest and conviction of either suspect, a reward of $10,000 will be paid.   If anyone has information and wants to remain anonymous, they can call the Yonkers Police Department’s Anonymous Tip Line at (800) 898-TIPS. Tips can also be sent electronically to TIPS@WCCOPS.COM.