The police say they have become aware of a video circulating on social media, depicting a child being suffocated.

They say they are asking persons to desist from circulating the video while they try to establish its origin.

The police say if you are able to assist them in establishing the origin of the video you should call the Centre for the Investigation of Sexual Offenses and Child Abuse (CISOCA) at 876-926-4079 or Crime Stop at 311.