3 teens arrested after Snapchatting themselves taunting toddler with Taser


An Arkansas mother is distraught after the teens that were supposed to watch her 1-year-old daughter instead slapped and tormented her.

They recorded the abuse and shared it on social media.

Conway police arrested three babysitting teens after the Snapchat video surfaced Monday.

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It shows a teenager pretending to poke the toddler with Taser. The child can be seen screaming arms stretched out looking for help.

In another video, a teen can be seen doing the toddler’s hair, then slapping her in the back of the head.

Both videos are followed by laughter and covered with laughing emojis.

The child’s mother, Elyssia Watkins, learned about the abuse after a friend shower her the video.

"They do need to go to jail, but I hope someone really talks to them, they get some counseling,” she said.

All three teens, ranging from 15 to 17 years old, have been charged with child endangerment.