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CNN A large crowd stands by as a teenage girl -- beaten and bloodied -- writhes on the ground, her body engulfed in flames. More Videos Video of mob burning teen alive spurs outrage Story highlights Police say a year-old was burned to death in Guatemala this month It's one of more than 20 such killings this year Some slam so-called vigilante justice; others say authorities can't be trusted.

The shocking scene from a Guatemalan village went viral online and has spurred a debate over what some describe as vigilante justice in the Central Brazilian women Guatemala country. Citing witnesses in the village of Rio Bravo, local media reported that the girl was beaten and burned to death for her alleged involvement in the killing of a taxi driver there earlier this month. Police told CNN they haven't verified the authenticity of the video. But they said they are investigating the circumstances leading up to the death of a year-old girl who was set on fire in Rio Bravo, a small village two hours west of Guatemala's capital in the state of Suchitepequez.

Guatemalan authorities have pointed to vigilante justice as a persistent problem, particularly in rural areas.

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After a wave of mob attacks last yearPresident Otto Perez Molina said it's a problem that from a lack of enough police officers patrolling the population. But some analysts have suggested it's a Brazilian women Guatemala of how little people trust police and other authorities, not how many officers are on the streets.

So far this year, there have been more than 20 similar mob burnings in the country, according to Mario Polanco of Guatemala's Grupo de Apoyo Mutuo human rights organization. Guatemala is one of the world's most violent countries, according to the United Nations, which created a commission in to investigate corruption and impunity there.

Witnesses: Mob stopped police from stepping in. The video purporting to show the teen's death in Rio Bravo, which was posted on YouTube and numerous Guatemalan media websites, begins with an image of the girl stumbling with blood streaming down her face. A large crowd of people standing shoulder to shoulder watches as men and women slam her face into ground and kick her head. Then, someone sets her on fire and douses her with gasoline. Some in the crowd record the incident on their cell phones. No one steps in to put out the blaze.

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Residents who spoke with CNN affiliate Noti7 said the teenager in the video and two men robbed and shot dead a tax driver. The two men -- one of whom is believed to have fired the deadly shot -- escaped the crime scene, but a group of residents captured the girl and attacked her. Police eventually arrived at the scene, witnesses told Noti7, but the mob quickly turned on officers and blocked any attempts at rescue. Reactions mixed. The Catholic Church and government officials have condemned the incident, Noti7 Brazilian women Guatemala. And on social media and in the comments sections of local media reports about what happened, many people have blasted the town's residents.

She was almost a girl. It hurts me to see that there was not even one good soul who helped this girl. Remember that we will all be measured by the same bar. But reactions have been mixed. Some have even applauded what they said was justice being served. Guatemala genocide trial hits hurdles.

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