From Mount Pleasant Patch:
"The state Department of Health Services confirmed Wednesday that convicted sex offender Michael Fink will not be moved to a home on Lathrop Avenue in Manree Park.
"In an email to Patch, DHS spokeswoman Claire Smith said the reason
Fink's release is being relocated is because one of his victims lives in
"'I can confirm that we will not be placing Mr. Fink at the location
that was proposed,' she wrote. 'We make every effort to ensure that
individuals who are placed in the community are not placed near their
victims. Had we known that a victim lived within a block or two, we
would not have chosen that location.'
"A public information meeting had been scheduled for Thursday at Fratt
School to help explain to neighborhood residents the conditions of
Fink's release from Sand Ridge Secure Treatment Center, where he has
been since 2008. That meeting is canceled now that Fink's placement is
Read more: http://mountpleasant.patch.com/articles/sex-offender-meeting-cancelled
Where should we put these people?