ACT Policing is seeking witnesses after an ACTION bus driver was assaulted in Ngunnawal on Wednesday (11 May 2016).
Around 3pm the driver of a silver Hilux Ute had stopped his vehicle in front of an ACTION bus, which was located at the bus stop on Galmarra Street in Ngunnawal.
The driver of the silver Hilux Ute has then assaulted the bus driver before leaving the scene.
As a result of the assault, the bus driver received medical treatment.
The driver of the silver Hilux Ute will be summonsed to appear before the ACT Magistrates Court at a later date.
Investigations are ongoing.
Police are urging anyone who may have witnessed the incident and who has yet to speak to police to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via act.crimestoppers.com.au. Please quote reference 5959481. Information can be provided anonymously.
Police remind people they should not report crime information via Facebook and Twitter pages.
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