Grandmother Of Sisters Involved In Facebook Live Torture Of Disabled Teen Apologizes

The Grandmother Of Two Black Sisters Who Helped Torture A White Special Needs Teenager Says They Were Not Raised That Way And They Are A Danger To Society.

The grandmother of two sisters charged in the torture of a special needs teenager has apologized to the victim.

Priscilla Covington, 65, told DailyMail.com: ‘I am so sorry, I am so sorry. I apologize on behalf of my family to his, that’s all I can say.’

Brittany Covington, 18, and Tanishia Covington, 24, have been charged with aggravated kidnapping, aggravated unlawful restraint, aggravated battery and hate crime for torturing the victim along with alleged accomplices Jordan Hill, 18, and Tesfaye Cooper, 18.

The grandmother, who brought up Brittany from infancy, added: ‘My girl was not raised liked that.’

screen-shot-2017-01-08-at-8-27-13-pmShe attended court on Friday with other family members to support her granddaughters.

During the six-hour ordeal, the gang terrorized and degraded the 18-year-old, then posted a video to Facebook’s live-stream.

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