It’s one of the funniest and most shocking viral videos on the Internet right now but the laughter may be short-lived because police are currently investigating the teen girl who hit Miranda Fugate in the head with a shovel. Let us fill you in.
That didn’t take long. Ohio police are looking for the young lady who is shown viciously attacking 16-year-old Miranda Fugate, aka “Shovel Girl,” in a Vine video that when viral on May 5. Now it looks like the shovel-wielding teen may be facing assault charges.
Shovel Girl Police Investigation — Fight On Video May Bring Assault Charges
The Miami County Sheriff’s office doesn’t think this violent video is a laughing matter.
In fact, they’ve put one of their deputies on the case after they were contacted by officials at the high school both teens attend, TMZ reports.
The website says Miranda’s alleged attacker could possibly be charged with assault or disorderly conduct.
‘Shovel Girl’ Laughs Off Attack
One thing is for sure, however, and that’s how funny the video is. Hey, we’re not laughing at Miranda — we’re laughing with her.
She appears to have a great sense of humor about the whole incident because she’s been cracking nonstop jokes about the shovel attack on her Twitter page over the past couple days. Check it out:
Everyday I’m shoveling 🎧 lmao jk 😂😂
— miranda fugate (@miranda_fugate) May 7, 2014
These posts about me actually make me laugh 😂😂
— miranda fugate (@miranda_fugate) May 6, 2014
So what do YOU think, HollywoodLifers? Do you think the girl who attacked Miranda should be punished? Let us know!
— Eric Ray