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Bus Fight in Westport Leads to Assault Charges for Stratford Woman

As the alleged assailant got up to get off the bus, she walked over to the victim and punched her in the face and a fight ensued, according to an arrest report.

 

A Stratford woman is facing assault charges after she allegedly assaulted a passenger on a Greater Bridgeport Transit bus that was travelling on Post Road East in Westport, police said.

The two women have reportedly had an ongoing problem with each other. As the alleged assailant got up to get off the bus, she walked over to the victim and punched her in the face and a fight ensued, according to an arrest report.

Leshera Holman, 20, was taken into custody and charged with third-degree assault and breach of peace.

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Holman signed a promise to appear in court on Jan. 21. She was then turned over to the Trumbull Police Department where she was wanted on multiple warrants.

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