Nevada man accused of stealing bus from Reno station

There were passengers on board the bus when it was taken from a Reno station, police said.
There were passengers on board the bus when it was taken from a Reno station, police said.

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A Nevada man was arrested Thursday night after police said he stole a city bus, KTVN reported.

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Officials from the Reno Police Department said the Regional Transportation Commission bus was stolen from Reno's Fourth Street Station around 7:45 p.m., the television station reported.

According to police, the man accused of stealing the bus was a former employee, KTVN reported.

Police said the man pulled out of the station with the vehicle and began driving his old route, making bus stops, the television station reported.

According to Keolis Transit Services, there were people on the bus when it was taken. Police said there were no injuries, and charges against the man were pending, KTVN reported.