Police Identify Man Accused Of Shooting CATS Bus Driver Monday At Charlotte Transit Center
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Officials say a CATS bus driver was shot at the Charlotte Transit Center Monday afternoon in what appears to be a domestic violence related shooting.
According to authorities, the shooting happened shortly after 12:30 p.m. Monday at the Charlotte Transportation Center on East Trade Street.
Police say the shooter, identified as 57-year-old TB Moss, and the victim knew each other and were in some sort of domestic relationship.
The bus driver was reportedly shot multiple times and transported to a nearby hospital for treatment. Her current condition is unknown.
Moss was arrested nearby, according to police, and still had the suspected gun in his possession.
CMPD says Moss has a long, violent criminal history that includes prior a conviction for assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury, and several weapons-related charges.
In relation to Monday’s shooting, Moss is charged with attempted first degree murder, shooting into occupied property (four counts), possession of a firearm by felon, possession of a stolen firearm, carrying a concealed weapon, felony domestic violence protective order violation, discharge a firearm within the city limits (four counts), and resist/delay/obstruct a law enforcement officer.
This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or 911.