Alachua County

State News
3:52 pm
Wed September 11, 2013

Alachua Just The Latest Fla. County To Be Hit By School Bus Thieves

Alachua County officials say the thieves cut through a fence and hotwired two school buses.
Alex Starr Flickr Creative Commons

When school board employees showed up to Alachua County’s school bus park on September eighth, they noticed that two of their 225 buses were gone. Spokeswoman Jackie Johnson said although the theft of two $60,000 buses is perplexing, she found the overall trend of missing school buses to be more disturbing.

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