Police: Pedro Vargas, of Yonkers, posed as a cab driver and attacked a mother and her 3 kids

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Vargas is facing two felony assault charges and three counts of endangering the welfare of a child. (Credit: News 12)

A Westchester man has been arrested for allegedly posing as a cab driver and attacking a mother and her three children.

Police say Pedro Vargas, of Yonkers, picked up the 26-year-old woman and her kids, ages 1, 3, and 5, from upper Manhattan and drove them to a shelter in Queens where he tried to sexually assault her.

While the woman was trying to escape, officials say he elbowed her...

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