A former employee of the New York State Office of Mental Health caught on video abusing her child now faces multiple assault charges.
The woman seen abusing her child has been identified as Gabrielle Xlander, who once worked as a psychiatric nurse practitioner in Binghamton, New York.
Watch the video here.
The Broome County District Attorney’s Office charged Xlander with assault in the second degree; a violent felony, and attempted assault in the second degree and endangering the welfare of a child on February 22nd.
Gabrielle Xlander rejected a plea deal from the Broome County District Attorney’s Office in which she would had avoided jail time and serve a five year probation if she would have pleaded guilty to second degree assault.