Teen attack released online leads to robbery, battery charges
NBC NATIONAL NEWS — Seven teenagers have been charged in a vicious beating and attack on another teen in Chicago.
The video attached to this story shows the assault, which has been posted online. In the video, you see several teens striking and kicking the victim on the ground over and over again.
The teens take the victim's shoe and then taunts him by hitting him in the face with it.
Authorities say the seven teenagers have been arrested. A 17 year-old will be charged as an adult in the case.
Raymond Palomino will face Robbery and Aggravated Battery charges. The other six will face the same charges in juvenile court.
Authorities say no motive was given for the taped attack which happened on Sunday, Jan. 15 in an alley near a Chicago elementary school.
The victim was treated for his injuries at an area hospital and released.