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Police say man threatened TARC passenger with knife

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Shontae Bishop (Source: Louisville Metro Corrections) Shontae Bishop (Source: Louisville Metro Corrections)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Louisville man was arrested after police say he allegedly threatened a passenger on a TARC bus with a knife.

According to the arrest report, it happened around 9:30 Wednesday night on a TARC bus near 18th and Broadway. That's when police say 33-year-old Shontae Bishop was "being belligerent and started a verbal argument with a passenger."

During the argument, police say Bishop began physically fighting with the passenger. Police say he pulled a knife, but the victim was able to gain control of it and subdue Bishop until police arrived.

When officers arrived, they noticed Bishop was "highly intoxicated" and "slurring his words."

Bishop was arrested and charged with wanton endangerment, disorderly conduct and alcohol intoxication.

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