Mom of 6-Year-Old Who Allegedly Shot His Teacher Speaks Out

May 11, 2023

For the first time, the mother of the 6-year-old boy who shot his first-grade teacher is speaking out. Deja Taylor spoke to "Good Morning America" about the events leading up to the shooting inside the Virginia elementary school in January. Taylor says she really liked his teacher, 25-year-old Abigail Zwerner. However, the 6-year-old shot Zwerner in the hand and chest back in January. Taylor says she takes full responsibility for her son's actions. Inside Edition's Jim Moret has more. 

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