|Tuesday, September 13, 2011 – Anne Kramer|
|The 19-year-old woman who was caught on cell phone video beating up a transgendered woman in a fast food restaurant back in April has been sentenced.
Teonna Brown pleaded guilty to one count of first-degree assault and a hate crime in the beating of Chrissy Polis at the McDonald’s Restaurant in Rosedale.
Brown was sentenced to five years in prison and three years of probation.
A teenager who was involved in the beating admitted her guilt and was committed to a state juvenile detention facility.
The video of the beating went viral online bringing the case national attention.
… Goodbye, Ms. Brown. …