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Maggie Gaines, the mother of a 6-year-old with Down syndrome, says the Tredyffrin-Easttown, Pennsylvania school district unnecessarily called the police on her daughter after she pretended to shoot her teacher with her finger.

EXCLUSIVE: Mother Says School District Called Police After 6-Year-Old Daughter With Down Syndrome Pretended To Shoot Teacher With Finger

TREDYFFRIN TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS) - The mother of a 6-year-old with Down syndrome says the Tredyffrin-Easttown School District mishandled an incident involving her daughter after she pretended to shoot her teacher with her finger. Maggie Gaines says 6-year-old Margot, a student at Valley Forge Elementary School, now has a police report on file.