Family to file $5 million lawsuit against DOE after 5-year-old with cerebral palsy goes missing at Lefferts Garden Charter School

The boy made it home safely with the

The boy made it home safely with the help of a Good Samaritan after getting locked out of school. (February 11, 2014 10:29 AM)

The family of a 5-year-old boy with cerebral palsy is planning to sue the city's Department of Education for $5 million after he went missing from his school for nearly an hour.

According to the Sharon Nelson, her son, Malachi, was told by his teacher at Lefferts Garden Charter School to go by himself to find his bus matron. She says he somehow got locked out of the school's side entrance...

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