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Booking photo released of suspect in Metro bus driver killing

The booking photo of Anthony Craig Chambers, the 41-year-old suspect in the murder of Metro bus driver Alan Thomas.
The booking photo of Anthony Craig Chambers, the 41-year-old suspect in the murder of Metro bus driver Alan Thomas. L.A. County Sheriff's Department

Tuesday evening, the L.A. County Sheriff's Department released the booking photo of the suspect in the shooting death of a Metro bus driver.

The 41-year-old suspect, who was apprehended shortly after the shooting, is named Anthony Craig Chambers. Bus driver Alan Thomas, 51, was shot and killed Sunday in West Hollywood.

Killing a bus driver carries with it the special circumstance allegation of murder of transportation personnel. Chambers is scheduled to be arraigned June 12 after being charged Tuesday with murder. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

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