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Charges Made In Violent McDonald's Beating

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The company has also issued a statement condemning the incident.

McPherson says the employee who took the video is no longer employed with his organization, and other workers will be disciplined as warranted.

The video posted online shows the woman being attacked repeatedly by two people while an employee tries to intervene.

Baltimore County police say a 14-year-old girl has been charged as a juvenile, and charges are also pending against an 18-year-old woman.

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