Bikers Against Child Abuse continue mission to bring awareness & stop violence

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- According to the Centers for Disease Control, 1 in 7 children experienced child abuse and neglect in the last year.

It's now a tradition for Bikers Against Child Abuse to release a balloon in honor of each child who has died from abuse or neglect.

The group joined FOX4's Nick Vasos Monday, April 1 in the parking lot to take part in the symbolic ceremony. Together they released 75 balloons.

If you suspect a child is being abused, please call 1-(800) 467-4183. You can also learn more about putting a stop to child abuse here.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.