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Police investigating Texas mom who kicked 7-year-old son out after he voted Trump in mock election

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Outrage is spreading nationwide after a mom posted a video on Facebook showing her kick her son out of the house with a suitcase and a sign after she found out he voted for Donald Trump in his school's mock election.

The video shows the boy leaving his house crying with a pink suitcase and a sign that reads, "My mom kicked me out because I voted for Donald Trump." It's been spread across the social media since the mother posted it on her Facebook Friday. KPRC in Houston reports it has been shared over 200,000 times.

Now it's gotten the attention of the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office and the mother is being investigated.

The sheriff posted a statement on Facebook saying he has ensured the child is safe and is working with several agencies to make sure he remains safe. He also said "a child should never be subjected to such awful behavior."

You can watch the video above, but some viewers may find it hard to watch.

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