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Pinellas student has to walk by sex offenders on way to school

Pinellas student has to walk by sex offenders on way to school

PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla (News Channel 8)- When her son was ready to start middle school in Pinellas County, Dawn Mencarini assumed he would ride the bus.

She mapped her Tropic Hills address and determined her home was 2.4 miles from Oak Grove Middle School.

But,the Pinellas School District transportation department told her that her son could walk on the Pinellas Trail and cut the distance to a little over a mile and a half, so he would not receive bus service.

 

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