Protesters gathered along Foothill Boulevard in La Crescenta Saturday as they fight to keep a person convicted of a sexual offense from being moved into their neighborhood.
– Protesters in La Crescenta sending a message to a judge trying to prevent a person convicted of a sexual offense from being released in their community.
– Eyewitness News Reporter Leanne Suter is live in La Crescenta, where neighbors gather to express their outrage over the possible release of that man, Leanne.
LEANNE SUTER: Veronica and Jory, the proposed home for Calvin Grassmier would be just a couple of blocks away from this park. And residents say it would put dozens of children at risk. Protesters rallying along Foothill Boulevard in La Crescenta as they fight to keep a person with a sex offense conviction from being moved into their neighborhood.
EMILY VINCENT: There’s more children than homes in this area. There’s schools, nearby parks. People walk their dogs. People walk their kids. This is not a place for someone of this degree of a criminal.