BPS bus driver fired after making threats in video

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Buffalo Public Schools confirmed Monday that a school bus driver has been fired after a video of him allegedly threatening to shoot someone was posted on Facebook.

Buffalo Schools said in a statement to News 4 that it has “zero tolerance for gun-related violence.” The district said it contacted First Student, the company that employs the driver, to immediately remove him from his position.

Buffalo Teachers Federation ratifies new contract

The district also says that Buffalo Police are investigating the alleged incident and will not comment further while that investigation continues.

News 4 is working to get access to the video.

Aidan Joly joined the News 4 staff in 2022. He is a graduate of Canisius College. You can see more of his work here.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *