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Police say video of gang assault on woman near MLK Park was posted on Facebook

A group of females who apparently go by the name of the Twizzo Gang are believed to be responsible for the attacks on two people Friday night on the East Side, according to Buffalo police. A 20-year-old woman who was asaulted and robbed of a cellphone by eight females at Sweeney and Best streets at Martin Luther King Jr. Park about 6:30 p.m. was treated for injuries in Buffalo General Medical Center, police said. A police report said a video of the assault was posted on Facebook.

The victim of a second attack also was being treated in Buffalo General, according to the report. Further information on that incident was unavailable.