Man accused of firing shots inside RTC bus appears in court

LAS VEGAS - The man accused of firing shots inside an RTC bus made his first court appearance Tuesday.

Brett Sporich, 59, is facing several counts of discharging a gun within a vehicle within a prohibited area. The incident happened last week near Nellis Boulevard and Bonanza Road.

Police say Sporich was agitated and fired at least two shots inside the bus triggering a nearly three-hour standoff with police.

Many passengers were able to get off the bus.

No one was injured.


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