HomeWire ReportsVideo of King County Council Candidate Threatening a Bus Full of Kids...

Video of King County Council Candidate Threatening a Bus Full of Kids Resurfaces

A 2010 video has resurfaced that shows a candidate for the King County Council threatening a bus full of students, reported Q13 FOX.

The Post Millennial obtained the video of Ubax Gardheere entering a bus full of middle schoolers and claiming that she could have a bomb and a gun. Gardheere, who was 29 years old at the time, told the driver that he could not leave and called the students cowards as they ran out through the emergency exit.

The video also shows a King County Sherrif’s deputy entering the bus while raising a weapon at Gardheere and advising her to exit the bus. She was initially charged with felony threats to having a bomb, and it was suggested she underwent a psychological evaluation.

In the years since the incident and after being hired by the City of Seattle as an “equities strategy manager,” Gardheere publicly spoke about her struggles with post-partum depression and how one incident should not define how somebody is today.

Reagen Dunn, the county councilman who holds the seat Gardheere is running for, said the incident should not be used against her.

Watch the video.

Related: Watch: Bus Driver, District Sued After 2015 Student Dragging Incident
Related: School Bus Safety Program to Launch in Niagara Falls City to Protect Students at School Bus Stops
Related: Safety Starts With the School Bus
Related: Massachusetts School Bus Driver Arrested After Allegedly Bringing Gun Onboard Bus

March 2024

This month's issue highlights the challenges of routing and how technology can help. Read more about the RFP process,...

Buyer’s Guide 2024

Find the latest vehicle production data and budget reports, industry trends, and contact information for state, national and federal...


Do you utilize ChatGPT to increase personal efficiency during the workday?
1 vote