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3rd teen charged in fight caught on video

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Police have arrested and charged a third teenager in connection with a fight between two young girls that was recorded on video and posted on the internet.

A 14-year-old along with another 14-year-old and a 15-year-old were charged as juveniles with endangering the welfare of a child, the NYPD said.

The NYPD did not specify who the charged teens are.

The video shows the two young girls, ages 6 and 7, being egged on to attack each other by another girl, identified by police as the sister of the 6-year-old.

The fight occurred in as Edgar Allen Poe Park on the Grand Concourse near E. 192 Street in the Fordham section of the Bronx, but it is not clear exactly when.

A 12-year-old girl who is the sister of the 7-year-old girl tried to intervene but was stopped, police said.

The incident began because of a dispute over candy involving two older girls, the NYPD said.

Detectives are working to identify more people involved.

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