3 suspects in Summerfest bus assault identified

CREATED Jul 3, 2014

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  • Alyssa L. Yaeger, 20, of Milwaukee Image by Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office

  • Donald M. Jager, 21, of Milwaukee. Image by Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office

  • Nitzary D. Ortiz, 21, of South Milwaukee. Image by Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office

MILWAUKEE -- The suspects involved in the assault of a couple on a Summerfest shuttle bus on Monday have been booked into the Milwaukee County Jail.

The suspects turned themselves in to officials after seeing reports of the incident in the media.  One victim received stitches above her eye; the other was struck in the jaw.

The Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office has identified the suspects as Alyssa L. Yaeger, 20, of Milwaukee, Donald M. Jager, 21, of Milwaukee and Nitzary D. Ortiz, 21, of South Milwaukee.

The Sheriff’s Office is seeking charges against Yaeger for Felony Substantial Battery; Jager for Felony Battery to Public Transportation Passenger; and Ortiz for Misdemeanor Disorderly Conduct.

Yaeger and Jager have not yet been charged and remain jail. Ortiz has been released and will appear in court on July 8.