A Whitehall school-bus driver is in more trouble after investigators uncovered another incident in which he is accused of tying down a student’s legs. Christopher Litostansky, 48, of Whitehall, was charged with an additional misdemeanor count each of assault, endangering children and unlawful restraint. The new charges came on Tuesday, after Whitehall police reviewed video shot on Litostansky’s bus, Sgt. Dan Kelso said.
The Whitehall City School District will seek to terminate the employment of a district bus driver criminally charged with assaulting two students Oct. 14 if his resignation is not received prior to the Nov. 13 board meeting.
Beechwood Elementary School recently recognized its September Students of the Month. The students were recognized by their teachers for being outstanding role models, demonstrating strong character and exhibiting excellent classroom work habits.
A Whitehall school bus driver is accused of assaulting one child on his bus route and restraining another with a strap. Christopher Litostansky, 48, of 1031 Bernhard Rd., was charged last week with two counts of endangering children, one count of assault and one count of unlawful restraint, all misdemeanors.