CBS New York

GARFIELD, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — The Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office is investigating a social media account that broadcasts fighting between what appears to be young high school students.

The Twitter handle @BCountyFIghts has been retweeting videos of juveniles assaulting each other from areas in Bergen County, including Garfield, Teaneck and Englewood, CBS2’s Meg Baker reported.

Garfield police Capt. Darren Sucorowski said his department has investigated most of the fights on the site.

“It glorifies violence, and we don’t encourage that,” he said. “But the site we have used to our advantage also because the videos that are taken, we do take the opportunity to look through them and see what had occurred.”

Garfield police said after viewing the Twitter feed they are now investigating a fight that happened near an Applebee’s there, a situation they had not been aware of.

CBS2 reached out to the owner of the @BCountyFIghts account via Twitter messenger…

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