Wake County school bus driver arrested for pushing student down stairs
Posted August 27, 2015 1:46 p.m. EDT
Updated August 27, 2015 3:35 p.m. EDT
Raleigh, N.C. — A driver for the Wake County Public School System was arrested Thursday for allegedly pushing an 8-year-old student down the stairs of a bus.
Narciso Rafael DeLeon Alfonso, 55, of 5839 Spring Glen Lane was charged with one count of misdemeanor assault on a child under the age of 12. According to police, the assault happened on Aug. 14.
Alfonso has worked as a bus driver in the district since February 2011 and was a driver in the Millbrook Transportation District.
He is currently suspended with pay.