RTA bus driver assaulted in Shaker Heights

SHAKER HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) - Police are looking for 2 teenagers who attacked an RTA bus driver.

It happened on the Number 40 bus around 5 p.m. Thursday at the Chagrin Boulevard and Lee Road intersection.

Police say the 2 teens tried to get on the bus and not pay the fare. When the driver refused to let them board the bus, both teens punched him the face several times.

The teens then got off the bus and fled the scene.

The 42-year-old RTA bus driver was treated and released from a local hospital for minor injuries.

If you have any information on the suspects, please contact Shaker Heights police.

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