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Schoolgirl 12 found hanged in her bedroom ‘after being bullied online’

 

Jessica Scatterson was found at her home in Cheshire after posting a photo on social media of her foot with ‘RIP’ written on it.

Jessica Scatterson was found hanged in her bedroom after friends raised the alarm and police woke her father at their home in Warrington, Cheshire, at 3.45am on April 22, 2017.

An inquest into her death was told she had become ’emotionally overwhelmed’ and posted with ‘intensity’ on social media before her death.

Senior Coroner for Cheshire, Alan Moore, said: “The level and the intensity of her activity on social media platforms…cannot have failed to have influenced her intentions.” Read more

 

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Schoolgirl 12 found hanged in her bedroom ‘after being bullied online’