Hammer-wielding mom caught smashing school bus full of kids, officials say
A hammer-wielding Wisconsin mom was once stuck on video reigning terror on a college bus filled with youngsters after she allegedly discovered her daughter were given right into a combat with every other scholar onboard — an incident she later defined as a “meltdown.”
Megan Gumbus was once charged with disorderly behavior closing Thursday after smashing a college bus’ home windows when the driving force wouldn’t let the 33-year-old’s daughter off the car, police mentioned.
The incident, which took place in April, started when a combat broke out at the bus in Glendale sporting scholars from Nicolet Top College, FOX6 Milwaukee reported.
Surveillance video launched captured two women throwing punches and clawing at one every other for greater than a minute because the bus was once in movement. A number of scholars have been noticed recording the incident on their cell phones.
At one level, the 2 women prevent combating and one of the most women referred to as Gumbus, who was once in a position to trace down the varsity bus. Video confirmed a automobile swerving in entrance of the bus and a lady drawing near the car armed with a hammer.
“This guardian has were given a hammer at my door. This girl loopy,” the bus motive force informed dispatchers whilst making an attempt to flee Gumbus, in step with FOX6.
Gumbus reduce the varsity bus off once more — however this time started smashing the doorways as about 15 youngsters started screaming at the bus. The kids then requested to be off the bus, the police file mentioned.
The motive force informed the dispatch, “I will not let no one off this bus. I will not let no one off this bus.”
In the end, the driving force allowed Gumbus’ daughter off the bus.
Gumbus later informed police she had a “meltdown” when the driving force wouldn’t let her daughter off the bus. She added that her prerogative wasn’t to assault or beat up any children,” FOX6 reported.
“This guardian has were given a hammer at my door. This girl loopy.”
Nicolet College District and Riteway Transportation Corporate launched a commentary to the news station pronouncing the bus motive force adopted protection protocols within the April incident.
“No longer understanding the intent of the person pursuing the bus, the driving force adopted directions from the GO Riteway Highway Protection Manager to proceed using so as to offer protection to the wellbeing of the scholars at the bus,” the commentary learn.
Gumbus’ fees have been downgraded after she paid $675 to mend the bus’ door and window, the Journal Sentinel reported.
The ladies concerned within the combat have been additionally cited for disorderly behavior.