Polk bus driver who allowed fight accepts plea deal - WFLA News Channel 8

Polk bus driver who allowed fight accepts plea deal

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Sanders in May 2013 Sanders in May 2013
POLK COUNTY, FL (WFLA) -

A Polk County school bus driver who let two teenagers fight in her front yard took a plea deal, Polk County officials said.

According to Polk County deputies, when a 13-year-old and a 16-year-old started fighting on her bus, Patrice Sanders drove them to her house, ordered other teens off the bus and told the two to finish the fight, according to the PCSO report.

Related story: 05/11/2013 Polk bus driver accused of staging fight faces judge

Sanders will go to prison for 21 months. A judge also sentenced her to four years of probation.

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