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Girls throw a chair, bricks, rocks at bus in the Bronx after being told to get off: police

Posted at 1:51 PM, Aug 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-09 13:51:56-04

CLAREMONT VILLAGE, the Bronx — Two girls who allegedly vandalized an MTA bus after being kicked off in the Bronx are being sought, police said Friday.

Two girls wanted for allegedly throwing bricks, chair and rocks at an MTA bus in the Bronx on June 25, 2019, are pictured. (NYPD)

The two unidentified girls were involved in a dispute with other passengers while riding the BX11 MTA bus around 6:15 p.m. on June 25 near College Avenue and East 170th Street when the bus driver intervened and asked all parties involved to exit the bus, according to police.

After exiting the bus, the girls can be seen in surveillance footage throwing rocks, bricks and even a chair at the windows of the bus causing a side window to break along with other unspecified damages.

The girls in question fled toward Grand Concourse along with several other individuals, according to authorities.

The girls are described as being in their late teens.

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