Exclusive video of school bus beating, brawl that followed
HAZELWOOD, MO (KTVI)– Exclusive cell phone video of a brutal beating on board a Hazelwood East School bus was given to Fox 2′s Anthony Kiekow Thursday.
The video shows a student punching another student more than a dozen times.
As a Fox 2 News crew arrived at a Spanish Lake apartment to get the cell phone video Thursday the same bus arrived to drop off students.
A brawl started between the same student seen throwing punches in the cell phone video and several other students.
All of the students involved live in the same apartment complex.
St. Louis County Police and Hazelwood School District Campus Security were called to the scene to control the chaos.
Myiesha West’s son filmed the video on the bus.
“It is very scary, and the bus driver did nothing either time,” West said.
School district officials said they were investigating the bus beating and the brawl.
Police took the student seen throwing punches in the video into custody after the brawl.
The bus beating victim is expected to be okay.
A police officer is expected to be at the bus stop Friday.