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Attempted murder sought for accused in bus driver stabbing

Posted on October 27, 2011

NEWARK, N.J. — The Amalgamated Transit Union is pushing for prosecutors to press for attempted murder charges against the man who allegedly stabbed a NJ Transit bus driver seven times, NJ.com reported.

Maurice Young allegedly stabbed the driver as he unloaded passengers in Newark. Newark police told NJ.com that Young was a passenger on the bus. A union official said that Young should also face a federal charge that makes disabling a bus or train operator punishable by up to 20 years in prison. For the full story, click here.

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