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MIAMI – A Florida woman is accused of bringing a firearm to a parent-teacher conference at an elementary school her child attended and threatening to use it, authorities said.

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Brenzina Jones, 35, of Miami, was arrested early Friday and charged with aggravated assault with a firearm, possession of a firearm on school property, and possession of a firearm during an event on school property, according to Miami-Dade County online court records.

According to an arrest report, Jones was at Brentwood Elementary School in Miami Gardens on Thursday to meet with the school’s principal, WFOR-TV reported.

Before she left the campus, Jones told someone at the school’s front security desk that she would protect her child, WSVN-TV reported.

“‘I don’t play about somebody playing with my ‘jit,’” Jones allegedly said, according to the television station. “I’ll shoot this (expletive) up.’”

Court documents stated that Jones “proceeded to open her purse and recklessly display the butt of her gun.”

Police said the exchange was captured on the school’s surveillance video, according to WFOR.

“Just hearing this story is very upsetting to me,” one parent, Trinece Coleman, told WSVN. “I never know what’s on a person’s mind, so even if she didn’t mean it, the fact that the gun was there, and the fact that the words came with the weapon there, it was very alarming.”

Jones appeared in bond court on Friday and was advised by Miami-Dade County Circuit Judge Judith Rubenstein not to speak, WSVN reported.

“Don’t make any statements, Ms. Jones, please,” Rubenstein said.

Jones’ teenage son, Marcus Murray Jr., told WSVN that there was more to the story.

“The security guard was, I guess (there was) false communication, told her a lie, and because of that, my mom said the kind of words she said,” Murray told the television station. “But my mom is a sweet mom. She always provides for us.”

Jones is scheduled to appear in court on March 18, according to online court records.