It’s summer, which means school’s out for summer and kids are headed to the playground for some fresh air.
But how young is too young to play without adult supervision. That’s a question one Florida mom is dealing with after she was arrested for letting her 7-year-old walk a half-mile to the park alone.
Nicole Gainey was charged with felony child neglect, even though she gave her son Dominic a cell phone in case of an emergency. Police weren’t satisfied, citing that “numerous sex offenders reside in the vicinity.”
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-Sarah Carroll, 97.1 AMP Radio/Los Angeles