Authorities in New Port Richey, Fla., are investigating whether the parents of a 14-year-old boy encouraged their son to fight a 13-year-old classmate at a public park and video taped the incident for YouTube, MyFoxTampaBay reported Tuesday.
The fight between the two boys occurred Friday night at Mitchell Park, where other parents and their children were attending soccer and softball practice games. According to the report, a video of the altercation appeared on YouTube. The mother of another boy involved in the fight saw the video on the Internet, recognized her son, and reported the incident to the Pasco County Sheriff's Office.
An adult male voice is allegedly heard on the tape coaching the fighters to use different punches, MyFoxTampaBay reported. An adult female voice is reportedly also heard on the tape.
No arrests have been made.