Two juvenile babysitters were arrested after reportedly putting a crying baby in a refrigerator and posting footage of the incident to social media.
A video posted to Snapchat shows the two girls from Massachusetts laying an infant sideways on a refrigerator shelf, saying "bye" -- only before shutting the door on the 8-month-old baby.
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Screams could be heard from inside the kitchen appliance before one of the girls retrieved the baby and said to the camera: "See, she's okay!"
Police in Danvers, close to Boston, received reports of the disturbing video and soon arrived at the residence, where they questioned the two girls and later took them into custody.
The two unidentified females, whose ages have not yet been released, were arrested and charged with child endangerment and assault and battery by means of a dangerous weapon.
"I was horrified. I was in shock," the mother said. "I'm traumatized from that. I don't want anyone near my child anymore."
She also added: "I know she wouldn't hurt my daughter and that wasn't her intentions. I think it was all foolishness, stupidity. I will no longer be leaving my children with my niece or her friends again ever in my life."