MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A Hialeah woman is facing child abuse charges.
Bryunna Joyce appeared before a judge Monday.READ MORE: Attorney: School Gunman Nikolas Cruz To Plead Guilty To Massacre; Parkland Families React
Police said she filmed herself abusing her 5-week old daughter.READ MORE: Nikolas Cruz Pleads Guilty In BSO Jail Guard Attack
According to investigators, Joyce first sent the baby’s father a video of her slapping their daughter, threatening her and grabbing the baby by the throat.
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Joyce is being held on $17,000 bond.