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Woman charged with murder for brutally throwing elderly man off Las Vegas bus

The horrifying surveillance footage of a 74-year-old man being pushed off a bus has been released by police.

A 74-year-old man died from injuries sustained after he was pushed off a Las Vegas public bus, reportedly by a lady he had advised to “be nicer”, and the woman has been charged with his murder.

Surveillance footage of the fight that led to Serge Fournier falling off a bus this week has been made public by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department.

The video, which did not include sound, showed Fournier speaking to Bishop, then getting behind him and — as the bus stopped and the exit door opened — allegedly shoving him with both hands off the bus. Fournier, who was holding a foldable shopping cart, landed face-first on the pavement and hit his head, according to the warrant.

Fournier “was pushed with enough force that he never touched any of the steps,” the arrest warrant stated. “[He] went directly from the bus aisle platform to the concrete sidewalk. His head landed approximately eight feet from the bus doorway.”

Witnesses told police that Bishop had been cursing at other bus riders, prompting Fournier to tell her to “be nicer to the passengers,” according to the arrest warrant. Bishop, who was wearing a “Love” emblem on her jacket, fled the bus with a child without offering assistance to Fournier, witnesses said, according to the warrant.

Fournier was found bleeding from the right side of his head. He initially refused treatment but later went to the hospital, police said. He died from in injuries a month later, on April 23, and his family notified police on May 3.

The Clark County Coroner’s Office ruled Fournier’s death a homicide after an autopsy showed he died from complications ti blunt-force torso injuries.

Bishop was arrested on May 6. She remained in custody on $100,000 bail at the Clark County Detention Center on Wednesday, according to online jail records. Her preliminary hearing is scheduled for May 23.

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