LAKELAND, Fla. - The mother of a 14-year-old who was recently arrested in a bullying case has been charged with child abuse and child neglect, according to the Polk County Sheriff's Office.
Vivian Vosburg, 30, of Lakeland, took part in a video posted on social media that showed two juveniles fighting and also showed Vosburg punching the juveniles and screaming profanities, Sheriff Grady Judd said.
Vosburg is the mother of a 14-year-old who was charged with aggravated stalking in a bullying case that led to the suicide of 12-year-old Rebecca Sedwick.
Six juveniles were seen in the fight video that was was posted on Facebook early in July 2013, Judd said.
Vosburg is being booked into the Polk County Jail and will be held on no bond until her first appearance.