Child Abuse Video Goes Viral

A shocking 4-minute long video showing a Malaysian woman abusing her eight-month-old baby girl has gone viral in the internet.

The mother had violently hit her helpless child with a pillow, pinched some parts of her body and kicked her.

According to Yahoo! News Philippines, the incident took place on May 29, 2011 in Petaling Jaya.

The baby’s mother had been arrested on the same day. She was reportedly charged and found guilty under Malaysia’s Child Act of 2001 and is currently serving an 18-month sentence.

The cruel act drew criticisms on social networking sites, blogs and other online fora.

Please note that the following video has been “age-restricted” based on YouTube’s community guidelines.