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Driver shot with pellet gun on South L.A. bus

KABC-TV covers Los Angeles and Southern California.

January 26, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
A local bus driver was recovering Wednesday after being shot in the face with a pellet gun.

The suspect is a passenger who fought with the driver over his fare in South Los Angeles.

The man got off the bus and chased it to the next stop, firing three rounds at the driver as passengers were getting off.

The driver's injuries were minor.

The suspect was arrested a short time later.