In this Monday, April 25, 2011 photo released by the Baltimore County Police, Teonna Monae Brown is shown. Brown, 18, faces assault charges in connection to an attack against a transgender woman that was caught on video took place. The video posted online shows a woman being beaten and then apparently having a seizure. Baltimore County police say a 14-year-old girl has been charged as a juvenile as well as Brown facing charges as an adult. (AP Photo/ Baltimore County Police)
April 26, 2011 7:13:16 AM PDT
ROSEDALE, Md. - April 26, 2011 --
A witness who tried to help a transgender woman who was being beaten at a McDonald's in Maryland said she was overwhelmed by the response from people who have praised her for intervening.