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Minneapolis cab drivers fearful after fatal shooting

The fatal shooting of a Minneapolis cabby has other drivers on high alert. One cab driver plans to ignore fares in north Minneapolis.
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The fatal shooting of a Minneapolis cabby has other drivers on high alert. One cab driver plans to ignore fares in north Minneapolis.

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