Bus aide Richard Mason accused of assaulting 5-year-old boy with autism
A bus aide accused of assaulting an autistic boy was arraigned today.
Desiree Johnston says her 5-year-old son Connor, who has autism, was assaulted by a bus aide on the way home from a Commack elementary school. She says his arm is broken.
Police say 39-year-old Richard Mason, of Brentwood, was trying to discipline the boy. They say he grabbed the child's arm and twisted it behind the...