Raw video of adults beating child with belt on Facebook, arrests have been made

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The Michigan grandmother and mother of an 11-year-old boy have been charged with child abuse after a video was posted on Facebook showing the child being slapped in the face and beaten more than 50 times with a belt. Demitria Latrion Powell, 28, the boy's mother and Uteas Michelle Taylor, 42, the boy's grandmother, both of Flint, were charged today third-degree child abuse. Stefon Tirrell Felton, 39, also of Flint, who filmed the video, was also charged with child abuse. He says in the video he was locked up for 10 years. In Michigan, all child abuse charges are considered felonies. The six-minute video, which also shows the boy getting hit in the face by his mother, was shared more than 1,000 times before it was removed from the social media site.