High school girl caught on video hitting and kicking another girl charged

Officials are conducting their investigation, but the victim's mother wants faster action
December 6, 2013 3:01:01 PM PST
A local teen captured on a viral video hitting and kicking another teen has now been charged.

The 16-year-old juvenile was taken into custody Thursday morning and is currently in the custody of the Harris County Juvenile Probation Department.

The incident happened on November 19. The video shows two Cypress Creek High School students talking. Then the 16-year-old gir hits and kicks Shamichael Manuel, 17, in front of a crowd of spectators.

That video was posted online and soon went viral.

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