A 23-year-old woman with special needs was viciously attacked and mocked by a group of three people on a Montgomery County bus in Rockville, Maryland, according to police reports. The incident occurred on Thursday, August 15, 2023, but was not made public by authorities until the following day.
Details of the Assault
According to officials, the woman was sitting on a bus near East Goode Drive when the three suspects began to taunt and mock her. The suspects, who have not been identified, then proceeded to physically assault the woman, with one of the female suspects hitting her in the face, causing bruising.
The victim was left traumatized by the attack, and police are urging anyone with information about the incident to come forward and help with the investigation.
The attack has sparked outrage among members of the community, who are calling for justice for the victim. Many are expressing their support for the woman and her family and are urging authorities to take swift action to bring the perpetrators to justice.
This incident is just one of many examples of the challenges faced by individuals with special needs and highlights the need for greater awareness and support for this vulnerable population. We hope this incident will serve as a wake-up call to the community and that steps will be taken to ensure that all individuals are treated with dignity and respect.