Police make arrest in syringe stabbing of bus driver

Police say they arrested a Kensington man who allegedly stabbed a bus driver with a syringe nearly two weeks ago. Authorities say they charged Shelwyn Patt, 53, with assault last night in the case of the unprompted attack on the bus driver. Police tell News 12 Brooklyn that Patt was recognized by another Brooklyn bus driver when he was acting suspiciously sitting near a police sketch of himself.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."