Mother caught on video beating daughter with machete charged
The St Thomas Police have charged the mother who was caught on video beating her daughter with a machete.
Forty-four-year-old Doreen Dyer of Bath district in the parish was charged this morning with cruelty to a child.
Dyer was offered station bail and is scheduled to appear in court on October 11.
The video, which has been circulating heavily on social media, shows the partially nude mother beating the girl violently with a machete while cursing expletives.
The police said their investigation revealed that the incident happened last year.