PD looking for suspect in aggravated assault against Phoenix bus driver

Police are asking for help locating the suspect involved in a late April bus driver assault.

According to a news release, a man held a large hunting-style knife toward a female bus driver after they got in an argument over reduced fare.

The man continued to threaten the driver by following her down the aisle of the bus with the knife pointed at her.

The man fled, but was last scene walking into an apartment complex near 59th Avenue and Thomas Road.

The incident occurred on April 27 at 6:45 a.m.

The suspect is described as a medium build Hispanic male weighing about 140 pounds and standing about 5'3'' tall. The man was bald and had a thin, black mustache.

If anyone has information regarding the suspect, contact Silent Witness at 480-948-6377 or online .



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