Baltimore Co. Police Investigate Viral Video Showing Child Abuse

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MARYLAND — An investigation of a viral video depicting child abuse is ongoing, Baltimore County Officials said Thursday.

Detectives in the Crimes Against Children Unit began an investigation this morning, after the viral video surfaced on YouTube and other social media platforms.

The video shows a woman beating several children. At one point in the video, the woman says to someone on the phone, I’m going to “beat these kids to death!”

The investigation focuses on a household in the Essex/Middle River area, officials said.

No charges have been filed as of the time of this posting.