NEW JERSEY (CBSNewYork) – A nanny from The Bronx is charged with child abuse after she was allegedly caught on camera hitting and kicking an infant in her care in Hackensack, N.J.

Bergen County police announced the arrest of Abena Yeboah.

(credit: Bergen County Police)

Police said they were told on July 8 about the alleged abuse.

An investigation determined a Hackensack family hired Yeboah to care for the child, according to police.

Authorities said nanny camera footage showed Yeboah hitting, kicking and yanking the child by the arm.

Yeboah was taken into custody the by the NYPD and is awaiting an extradition hearing.

Comments (2)
  1. Naa Shorme Dowuona says:

    She should be put away for life. I’m a Ghanaian and ashamed of what I’m reading. To do this to a child shows you are evil.

  2. ron bozzo says:

    I GUESS THE KID MUST HAVE OWNED SLAVES, HUH?

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