Bible Stops Bullets from Hitting Bus Driver

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DAYTON, Ohio — Police in Dayton say two bullets aimed at a bus driver’s chest were stopped by the bible in his shirt pocket.

Rickey Waggoner, 49, was hit in the leg by a third bullet.

Police say the other two shots jammed into the bible in his pocket and did not penetrate his chest.

Police say a group of guys attacked Waggoner after he pulled his bus onto the side of the road after it stopped running.

He was shot three times and stabbed in the arm.

Waggoner was taken to the hospital. He is expected to make a full recovery.

Police are looking for the attackers.

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