Police search for man accused of assaulting City Utilities employee

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Police need your help to locate a man wanted for assaulting a Springfield City Utilities employee at the bus transfer station.

Police say the incident happened Monday. Police say the employee was talking to three riders when the man hit her in the head. All three then took off.

The City Utilities employee is hospitalized with moderate injuries. Several passengers witnessed the assault. They called police for help.