Mom Explains Why She Beat Her Son: “I Don’t Want Him To Be Freddie Gray” (Video)




There were many side-stories that evolved from the riot that took place in Baltimore yesterday afternoon. One of those was this video of a young man being beat, apparently by his mother. The young man was part of the rioters antagonizing the police.

The video went viral, drawing praises from parents, moms especially for what many considered a heroic act.

The mother in the video, Toya Graham recently explained her side of the story to CBS. She cited Freddie Gray and his death at the hands of the police as to why she went to such extreme measures to bring her son home.

Watch her interview here


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