Video shows woman beating girl outside IPS elementary school

The beating lasted for only a minute, but the victim will likely remember it all her life.
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Indianapolis Public School police are working with IMPD to find the woman who attacked a young girl outside an east side elementary school. They're also trying to identify the girl on the receiving end of the beating outside IPS School 15 (Thomas D. Gregg Elementary), which was captured on cell video and posted online.

The beating lasted for only a minute, but the victim will likely remember it all her life.

The girl, perhaps a young teenager, is dragged to the ground by her hair, then repeatedly punched and kicked in the head. The attacker was a larger, older woman, possibly in her early 20s, who constantly yelled profanities during the assault.

When the girl tries to get away, she's chased down and pulled back. Her attacker demands she apologize to a younger sister. After getting an apology, the woman threatens to beat up the girl's mother if the girl tells anyone.

School police believed it occurred sometime Saturday. They are checking security camera video hoping to identify the victim, the attacker or any of the younger witnesses, possibly classmates of Dorsey Fletch's son.

"They ain't teaching them right. They got kids who don't have respect. Parents aren't teaching them at home," said Fletch.

Although the principal is certain the victim does not attend Thomas E. Gray Elementary, investigators suspect students probably know who she is.

Alisha Perez has three children at the school. If her kids knew who was involved in the fight, "they would definitely speak up. My kids-- my kids know better," said Perez.

Police believe the victim of the beating may be a student in another IPS School.