NC mother outraged after autistic son was allegedly beaten, yelled at on bus

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A Wake County parent is furious after hearing her autistic son was yelled at and beaten during his ride to school. (WTVD-TV)

WAKE COUNTY, N.C. — A Wake County parent is furious after hearing her autistic son was yelled at and beaten during his ride to school. It was allegedly done by a district bus safety assistant.

A school bus driver told mom Christina Chavis she felt compelled to come forward knowing the child didn’t have a voice.

“What kind of training do you go through to handle these children? Hitting them? Where’s the patience and compassion,” said Chavis.

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