MTA passenger stabs, slashes NYC bus driver: cops

MTA passenger stabs, slashes NYC bus driver: cops

A maniac stabbed an MTA bus driver after refusing to pay the fare in Brooklyn early Tuesday, cops stated.

The slasher, a person in his 30s, was attempting to dodge the fare by boarding the bus by means of the again door when he and the 39-year-old driver began arguing, police stated. 

The conflict then turned violent when the suspect stabbed the motive force within the abdomen and slashed him within the eye, authorities stated. 

The door was left cracked after the violent altercation.Robert Mecea

MTA personnel examine the stabbing on the bus.Robert Mecea

The altercation occurred in Prospect Lefferts Gardens simply earlier than 12:30 a.m.Robert Mecea

The altercation occurred at Ocean and Flatbush avenues in Prospect Lefferts Gardens simply earlier than 12:30 a.m.

The driving force was taken to Brooklyn Methodist Hospital, the place he was listed in steady situation. 

Police are nonetheless searching for the suspect, who fled east on Empire Boulevard.

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