Troy McCoy, 40, was convicted of aggravated assault, reckless endangerment, simple assault, harassment, and disorderly conduct. Shakerra Bonds, 32, was convicted of simple assault and disorderly conduct.READ MORE: 4 People Shot In Drive-By Shooting During Sidewalk Sale In Franklinville, Philadelphia Police Say
The assault took place on Aug. 9, 2020, at the theme park in Langhorne. Investigators said the couple attacked a 17-year-old Sesame Place employee after the teen asked them to wear a face mask.
According to investigators, McCoy became irate and began yelling at the teen employee after being asked to wear a mask while waiting in line for a ride. The teen walked away in an attempt to avoid a confrontation.READ MORE: MAGA Hat Theft At Last Year's Democratic National Convention In Wilmington Leads To Hate Crime Plea
The teen employee later came across McCoy and Bonds again at another ride, and when McCoy got off the ride, investigators said he told the teen that he would teach them a lesson. That is when investigators said McCoy and Bonds struck the victim in the face. The employee lost consciousness and McCoy proceeded to hit him.
Investigators said witnesses described the assault as a “sucker punch.”
The victim suffered several injuries, including a broken jaw.MORE NEWS: WATCH LIVE: Delaware Gov. Carney To Hold Virtual Press Briefing On COVID-19
McCoy’s bail was revoked while Bonds was held on $250,000 bail, 10%, after the conviction.