UPDATE: Boys arrested after posting video abusing puppy on Facebook

Posted on: 2:43 pm, February 27, 2014, by , updated on: 01:16pm, February 28, 2014

UPDATE: Two juveniles have been arrested after video of a teen abusing a dog was posted on Facebook.

The teen seen in the video and the teen shooting it have both been charged with animal abuse.

The case is now being handled by the St. Louis County Family Court.

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Missouri police are investigating a horrible case of animal cruelty and the evidence is posted all over Facebook.

KTVI reported Coats Keshawn posted the grotesque video on Facebook Tuesday and it is drawing outrage from across the country.

The video shows a teen abusing a dog while a person behind the camera laughs.

The teen in the video slams the dog into the yard and then repeatedly punches the animal.

MORE: See full story from KTVI WARNING THIS VIDEO CONTAINS GRAPHIC VIOLENCE AND LANGUAGE.

Officials have not said if they have any leads in this case.