Autistic boy beaten by gang of bullies in Melbourne

Disturbing video has emerged of an autistic teenage boy being beaten in a gang attack outside a Melbourne school.

The boy was attacked by five armed youths outside a school in Melbourne.

The shocking footage obtained by the Herald Sun, shows the schoolboy being thrown off his bike by one of the boys who was carrying a wrench, before jumping on him, smashing his head aggressively onto the pavement, and punching him.

Watch the confronting footage and full report above.