A video showing a school officer threatening to shoot a student who tried to leave school property in Florida is going viral after the student’s mother uploaded it to Facebook.
Nedra Miller uploaded the video of the interaction, which she obtained from the Pasco County Sheriff's Office, between the officer, a school discipline assistant and her 17-year-old son. It has been viewed 38,000 times and shared 716 times.
Her son, William, is heard telling the officer and school assistant that he has permission to leave, and they tell him he is truant.
Nedra Miller told the Tampa Bay Times that she let River Ridge High School officials know weeks in advance that her son had an orthodontist appointment, giving him permission to leave the grounds.