Nelson Diaz

An MTA bus (credit: Getty Images)

Police Search For Man Accused Of Assaulting MTA Bus Driver With Hot Coffee

According to the MTA, the driver operating the B67 bus asked a man who was getting a cup of coffee to move his car, which was parked near the intersection of 7th Avenue and Prospect Avenue. The driver became irate, according to the MTA, and hurled his hot coffee at the driver.

09/27/2012

MTA bus driver Nelson Diaz was assaulted Thursday morning. (credit: CBS 2)

EXCLUSIVE: MTA Bus Driver Assaulted By Fare-Beating Suspect Speaks Out

Nelson Diaz, 54, said he was beaten up, spit on and had his head pushed into his bus window by the suspect, who fled the scene and is still at large.

09/20/2012