Another RTA assault reported, man charged

Another RTA assault reported, man charged

A man is facing a charge of disrupting public service after Regional Transit Authority Police say he assaulted a bus driver.

52-year-old Robert Melton has been charged.

Records show the incident happened sunday in the 1600 block of East 85th in Cleveland. Melton's accused of causing physical harm to a bus driver, causing the bus to be put out of service.

19 Action News has made a request for the police report to find out more.

RTA drivers have raised concerns for months about their safety. RTA has added cameras and special patrols to deal with rowdy and even violent passengers, but have still seen incidents.

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