KANSAS CITY, Mo. Vanessa McCaron says she pleaded with an Overland Park Police school resource officer not to arrest her daughter for pointing a finger, formed to look like a gun, at four of her middle school classmates.
He said, I will press charges against anyone who I think has broken the law, said McCaron, who contacted The Star following Wednesdays initial story about the incident. He had such a great opportunity to use his badge to change something in a child, but he chose not to, she added. I think this is an insane abuse of power.
She is a child. She is kind. Shes loving. Shes shy. She is a precocious kid who is passionate about gun control, human rights and cats. Thats what she cares about.
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