A warrant has been issued for a D.C. woman charged with throwing a cup filled with urine at a Metrobus driver after officials said she skipped her court date Thursday.
Opal Brown, 38, failed to appear or her misdemeanor initial status hearing, court records indicate
Police said Brown was riding on a Metrobus that was traveling near Minnesota Avenue and Benning Road in Northeast D.C. the evening of Aug. 26 when she doused the driver with urine that was in a purple cup.
According to court documents, Brown was about to exit the bus when the driver told the suspect to “Have a nice day.” Brown responded saying, “Are you talking to me?” before throwing the urine on the female driver.
After Metro Transit Police released surveillance video of the incident, the Southeast D.C. woman turned herself in to police and was charged with misdemeanor assault.
rown entered a plea of not guilty and was ordered to undergo a mental evaluation after making her first appearance in court on Aug. 31.