Phillip Foy, 34, of Pawtucket, RI, faces arraignment tomorrow for shooting a cab driver to death outside the Colonnade Hotel on Huntington Avenue this morning.
WCVB identified the driver as Luckinson Oruma, 60.
Foy was arrested on Ring Road, a couple blocks away. Boston Police report:
Quick response from a detail officer in the area allowed officers to locate the taxi cab and subsequently the suspect who was placed under arrest in the area of 1 Ring Road in the Back Bay.
Foy will be arraigned in Boston Municipal Court on charges of murder, armed carjacking and unlawful possession of a firearm, police say.