2 charged in violent Urbana bullying video, police say

Two juveniles have been arrested after a violent and disturbing bullying video in Urbana went viral, authorities confirmed to FOX 5.

The Frederick County Sheriff's Office told FOX 5 two juveniles have been charged with second-degree assault in connection with their investigation into the video.

The video shows several students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades surrounding a classmate and one boy accusing the victim of "snitching."

VIDEO: Violent bullying incident in Urbana caught on video

The victim tried to run away, but the attackers were seen on video chasing him up a hill and then across a roadway. The video ends with the victim on the ground pleading for them to stop.

Frederick County Public Schools spokesman Michael Doerrer says the incident happened off school grounds on Feb. 6 and administrators quickly worked to identify at least two of the attackers.

Former NFL star Reggie Bush took to Twitter Wednesday evening to voice his support for the bullied teen.

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"Don't know the situation and don't really care this shouldn't happen and I would love to speak with this kid face to face and tell him that he is not a coward but brave and bold and more of a man than those kids who jumped him! If you know him please pass him the message," Bush tweeted.

"Honestly I believe the best thing for Urbana Middle School to do is bring all these kids together that we're there watching or participating, put them in a room, first make them apologize to him, then to teach them WHY this can never happen again along w/ community service," Bush also tweeted.