Stalker in the Attic: The Cyberbully Who Spies on 12-Year-Old Girls in Their Home
On a Monday afternoon in late March, 12-year-old best friends Melody Coffey and Julia Young sat in Melody’s room, mulling the latest message from their tormentor:
wanna play a game ?
The girls recognized the sender’s Instagram account as belonging to a girl we’ll call Danielle. She and Julia were friends briefly earlier in the year. Since their falling out with Danielle, Melody and Julia had been receiving disturbing threats from her social media accounts.
Let’s switch passwords
The oddly punctuated messages had grown more sinister, more perverse. Though Danielle denied they were from her — she suggested her accounts were hacked — the evidence was not in her favor. The attacks referenced the girls’ families and their friends from school and even now, above the latest message, was a selfie of Danielle, phone held up to the mirror Read more…
Source: Social Media