Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Richland County deputies have arrested a woman who they say beat up a school bus driver.
Officers say on Wednesday, 25-year-old Patrice McCoy confronted the driver of the bus. According to deputies, McCoy is the mother of one of the students on the bus, and was upset because she claimed her child had been assaulted. It's not clear who she believed was responsible for the act.
During the argument, officers say McCoy hit the driver several times with closed fists.
Deputies took her into custody and charged her with assault and battery 3rd degree and interfering with the operation of a school bus.