Canadian girl commits suicide after being harrased through the Internet
Canada, October 13, 2012
Amanda Todd’s story touched everyone. She committed suicide after being harassed by a stranger over the internet. Before taking the decision, she uploaded a video to YouTube telling her situation.
The Canadian teenager of 15 years committed suicide on October 10, five weeks after she uploaded the video. Amanda’s death caused a stir in British Columbia and led to the creation of Facebook groups to support the relatives of the girl.
In the video that the girl uploaded, she tells what happened. Apparently, as part of a prank she showed her breasts through a webcam. From this fact, a man took advantage and began to harass her. The man, as he used to say, had all her data.
Amanda fell into a deep depression and began performing cuts and suffering panic attacks.
He acted with a false identity on Facebook, whose profile picture was a topless photo of Amanda.
The girl’s body was found in the house where she lived with his family just weeks after she posted the video on the web in which she asked: “I have no one … I need someone. My name is Amanda Todd “the video concludes.