Suspect Strikes Passenger Aboard Public Transit Bus

FAIRFIELD — On 2/26/21 at 8:35 pm, a Greater Bridgeport Transit bus driver called police to report a female passenger had boarded the bus and struck another passenger.  The driver reported the incident occurred while the bus was in the area of Post Road and Beach Road.

Officers responded and identified the suspect as 38 yo Lisette Hernandez of Bridgeport.

According to the victim, she was seated on the bus when she was struck in the face by a woman she did not know. The victim did not sustain any injuries.

Lisette Hernandez was issued a Misdemeanor Summons for Breach of Peace in the Second Degree and is scheduled to appear in court on 3/10/2021.

(This was not a custodial arrest.  A misdemeanor summons was issued on scene. There is no booking photo available.)


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