QUEENS (WABC) -- A Queens man has been arrested for driving a fake taxi cab, complete with a fake medallion, and charged with driving with a suspended license.
Police say 55-year-old Sui Tan of Queens was arrested at 60th Road and Woodhaven Boulevard at 5:33 a.m. after his fake cab was spotted by TL&C officers.
TLC impounded a fake taxi cab and took the driver into custody. The vehicle was painted taxi yellow and even had a fake medallion, which was obvious to inspectors.
Tan is charged with aggravated unlicensed operator and unlicensed operator.
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