Osceola investigators look for assailant in attack on Lynx bus


OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. - Osceola County investigators are looking for a man suspected of battering at teen and a driver on a Lynx bus.

Investigators said several witnesses told them a man got into an argument with the teen and then hit him.

According to investigators, when the bus driver tried to intervene, the man struck him as well.

The assailant then left the bus and fled in the Poinciana area, investigators said.

Investigators described the man as a Hispanic with fair skin. He is approximately 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs 170 pounds.

He was wearing a light-colored sweater, camouflage pants and tan or yellow boots.

No one was seriously injured during the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Osceola County Sheriff's Office at (407) 348-2222 or Crimeline at (800) 423-TIPS (8477). Calls made to Crimeline remain anonymous, and tips that lead to the felony arrest of suspects and/or the recovery of stolen property and drugs are eligible for cash rewards of up to $1,000 dollars.