School bus driver arrested by Barnstable police, arraigned over alleged indecent assault on student

BARNSTABLE, MASS. (WHDH) - An 80-year-old school bus driver from West Yarmouth is facing multiple charges over an alleged indecent assault on a stu...

September 14, 2023
11:48 PM

BARNSTABLE, MASS. (WHDH) - An 80-year-old school bus driver from West Yarmouth is facing multiple charges over an alleged indecent assault on a student, according to authorities. The Cape & Islands District Attorney's Office said Jeffrey Hyland was arraigned on charges of Aggravated Indecent Assault and Battery and Reckless Endangerment of Child, following an alleged assault that was reported on Wednesday, Sept. 13. According to the DA's office and Barnstable Police Chief Matthew Sonnabend, his arrest came after Barnstable PD received a report of 'an alleged indecent assault and battery on a juvenile female by her male bus driver.

James Paleologopoulos