Machelle Hobson

Wednesday Crime Stories: YouTube mom tortures adopted kids for not performing on viral videos, says cops

PLUS: Mom shoots her own blood into disabled son at hospital

A woman who made viral YouTube videos for children is accused of abusing her adopted children, forcing them to perform for the camera. Another mother has admitted she injected her own blood into her disabled son while he was in a hospital.

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Child of YouTube creator accused of abuse, torture seen running naked through the neighborhood: Police

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[Feature Photo: Michelle Hackney/Police Handout]