Suspended Wantagh custodian may have job back

An autistic custodian in the Wantagh School District may be headed back to work after a hearing earlier today. Mel Turner lost his job at

WANTAGH - An autistic custodian in the Wantagh School District may be headed back to work after a hearing earlier today. Mel Turner lost his job at Wantagh Middle School after being caught on tape making alleged threats against the school. The board decided to suspend him without pay, but has since agreed to re-hire him if he passes a mental health evaluation. Reports say he was bullied by students off school grounds. Website raises money for fired Wantagh custodianGroundswell of support for custodian accused of outburst

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