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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A Hialeah woman is facing child abuse charges.

Bryunna Joyce appeared before a judge Monday.

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Police said she filmed herself abusing her 5-week old daughter.

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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.

Police have not confirmed the extent of the baby’s injuries.

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Joyce is being held on $17,000 bond. Team