Newly released footage shows a bus driver and a passenger in a May 18 altercation that occurred on a Charlotte transit bus where both individuals drew and discharged weapons, according to a news release from Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS). #CNN #News
We’re hearing from the CEO, the interim CEO of Kansas, a Charlotte area transit system, who says that the driver and this passenger, they were arguing because a passenger wanted to be let off of the bus in an area that is not approved as a staff. So the driver said
You’re going to have to wait until the next stop. Well, that is when the suspect he has Omari Tobias pulled out a gun. The driver, David Fuller, sees the gun, pulls out, has his own gun. And then a shootout happens. It’s not clear who made that first shot.
We’re going to show you this video. But first, a warning. It is graphic Yes, right. Is shocking rain quite unexpected and quick. A flurry of bullets just flying around. So fuller, the bus driver who stops a bus. Two other passengers that are bystanders in the bus,
They move to the back of the bus and you see the suspect there on the ground. Crawling toward an exit. The bus driver then fires another round at the suspect and eventually that suspect and a bystander, they exit from the bus and the driver follows them and shoots
Them, shoots the suspect, tries to again. Now, both of them were shot. The driver and the suspect the driver shot in the arm, the suspect in the abdomen. They were taken to a hospital on stable condition. The bystanders, they were not hurt