DCFS Takes Custody Of Girl Attacked In Beating Caught On Video; Agency Investigating Report Of NeglectThe Illinois Department of Children and Family Services is investigating allegations of neglect against the family of a 15-year-old girl with special needs, who was the victim of a brutal beating caught on video.
4 Girls Charged In Beating Of Special Needs Girl Caught On Video; Girl's Father Speaks Out“It broke my heart to see this group of young people turn on her and escalate it into what we saw, a physical assault," Police Supt. Eddie Johnson said.
'Sick And Disgusting Crimes'; Girl Beaten In Viral Video Might Have Been Sexually Assaulted, Police And Family SayThe 15-year-old girl who was the victim of a frightening attack caught on video might also have been the victim of a sexual assault, police said, but investigators are still trying to piece together what happened to the girl while she was missing for five days.
Criminal Investigation Launched After CBS 2 Sends Police Horrifying Video Of Attack On Teen GirlA viral 25-second video is painful even to watch – a teenage girl screams piercingly, then flinches, as several other teens punch her in the face and back. A criminal investigation has now been launched since CBS 2 sent the video to police.