BROOKLYN (WABC) -- An MTA bus driver is under arrest for allegedly choking a passenger during an argument in Brooklyn.
It happened Wednesday morning in Bensonhurst.
Sources tell Eyewitness News the driver, 49-year-old Toussaint Cummings, was trying to stop a passenger from getting on the bus with a Yorkie in a bag.
Cummings allegedly got up from his seat and put his hands around the passenger's neck, then closed the door so the victim couldn't leave.
MTA bus driver arrested for allegedly choking passenger with Yorkie