A mother, India Kirksey, from West Hill, Ohio has been arrested for allegedly raping his 4-year old son and uploading the video of same on the internet.
The arrest of Kirksey comes after the video she uploaded online was watched by someone who called the attention of authorities from more than 1,000 miles away in Texas to the incident.
The mother of the 4-year od boy was said to have used the Periscope app to record the ugly act. Kirksey was aid to have confessed to performing oral sex on the boy during an interview.
A family member of Kirksey who spoke with the 9 On Your Side news channel, however, said she was not guilty and suffers with special needs.
The woman who preferred anonimity said: “We as family try to the best we can to get her therapy and talk to her, maintain her safety, but sometimes you can only do so much. This is not in her character. It’s not something she would do.”
The case is scheduled to go to a grand jury later in February. Kirksey’s bail amount is said to stand at $350,000.