Newport police have addressed a viral video being shared across social media that originates from the small town.

Although the post does not show the video or address which video they are referring to, many of those who commented seem to know which video they are addressing and are well aware of its contents.

The video in question shows two teenagers violently assaulting and yelling at another teenager. The video also features commentary that alludes to the victim stating suicidal thoughts and that the victim had been drinking. One teenager, who seems to be the main assaulter, holds a wine bottle throughout the video while punching, pulling and pushing the victim.

If you or someone you know is feeling suicidal please contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 or click here.