NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – There was a scary incident for parents and children at a Brooklyn school.

Police say three teenagers threw rocks at one of their buses, cracking a window.

Suspects allegedly seen gathering rocks to throw at a school bus in Brooklyn on Dec. 3, 2019. (Credit:

Thankfully, no one was hurt during the attack.

Police say it happened around 4 p.m. Tuesday afternoon on Lefferts Avenue in Crown Heights.

The bus was transporting children home from Beth Rivkah Schools at the time.

“A little terrified. That’s it. A little terrified,” one parent told CBS2.

Police believe the teens involved are around 15 years-old. At this point, authorities are not investigating the rock throwing incident as a hate crime.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or 1-888-57-PISTA (74782) for Spanish. You can also submit a tip via the Crime Stoppers website, by tweeting @NYPDTips or by texting 274637.


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