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Sikeston student suspended after social media posts

SIKESTON, MO (KFVS) -

A Sikeston, Missouri high school student has been suspended, apparently for causing a commotion that led to rumors.

The Sikeston DPS says on Facebook and Twitter the student downloaded a photo of a gun on his iPad, and had two batteries with the labels torn off.

Apparently some people thought the batteries were bullets.

DPS says the student "did not take an actual gun to school."

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