News Louis Cintron, off-duty MTA bus driver, accused of punching clerk over lottery ticket By ALISON FOX email@example.com @AlisonFox October 2, 2014 5:15 PM Print Share Share Tweet Share Email An MTA bus driver was arrested after getting in a fight with a gas station clerk over a lottery ticket in Queens on Thursday, police said. Louis Cintron, 44, was off-duty when he allegedly punched the clerk on the Horace Harding Expressway at about 8:40 a.m., police said. Cintron has been a bus driver since 1995, said Kevin Ortiz, an MTA spokesman. He was removed from service Thursday, Ortiz said. Cintron was charged with third-degree assault and second-degree harassment. He was given a desk appearance ticket and released, said a spokesman for the Queens DA's office. Cintron could not be reached for comment. By ALISON FOX firstname.lastname@example.org @AlisonFox Alison covers law enforcement and breaking news. She previously worked at The Wall Street Journal, and has a master’s degree from Northwestern University and bachelor’s from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.