By: Don Shaw email: don.shaw@pennsylvaniachronicle.com (570) 543-2961

Video: Lancaster Police arrest Ana Brito for assaulting developmentally disabled 22 year old son

Video: Lancaster Police arrest Ana Brito for assaulting developmentally disabled 22 year old son

breaking news.... lancaster city woman caught on video beating her mentally disabled son who is autistic... please call city police demand her arrest....prayers for this young man....

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Lancaster, PA

UPDATE: We’ve added a video provided on our Facebook page

On Friday, September 27, 2019, shortly after 6pm calls made to the Desk Sergeant indicated that a video was shared on social media platforms that depicted a woman striking a male occupant of a vehicle while the vehicle was parked.  Authorities say they were able to locate and view the video and  determined the incident occurred on the 800 block of South. Duke St. in Lancaster City. Police say the vehicle registration was visible in the video.

Police tracked down the vehicle owner to 500 block of  Southeast Avenue in Lancaster.  Police interviewed people involved as well as witnesses learning the woman in the video was Ana Brito and the male that she struck was her (22) year old son.

Police say the victim has developmental delays. The victim did not require medical assistance. The victim was able to stay with other family members and is safe.

Ana Brito was placed under arrest for Simple Assault (Domestic Violence) (M2). Officer Hamby filed a Criminal Complaint against Brito and she was processed and arraigned. Bail was set at $1,000 unsecured.

Lancaster Police would like to thanked everyone who showed their concern by sending the video to their social media sites and called the station.

Brit faces a preliminary hearing on October 3, 2019, before Magisterial District Judge Jodie E. Richardson.

 

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