Teens arrested after Facebook dog abuse video goes viral

Posted at 11:16 AM, Feb 28, 2014
and last updated 2014-02-28 13:18:01-05

ST. LOUIS, MO – Two juveniles have been arrested after video of a teen abusing a dog was posted on Facebook, KTVI reports.

Facebook user Coats Keshawn posted the video on Tuesday. His post shows a teen abusing a dog. A person can be heard behind the camera laughing as a young man body slams the pet into the front yard. He then starts punching the animal, over and over. St. Louis police say they are investigating the incident, according to KTVI.

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