Teenager Kills Herself After Nude Pictures Leaked Online

An American teenager has killed herself after her friend filmed a video of her in the shower and Posted it on the Snapchat social networking site, her family said.

According to the deceased’s mother, Tovonna Holton stole a gun from her mother and shot herself in the family’s bathroom.

The 15-year-old was found dead just hours after the footage was uploaded to the media sharing site, in her family’s Florida home.

Ms Holton-Teamer told WFLA- TV: ‘I couldn’t get in the bathroom.

‘The bathroom light was off so I tried to get in and I looked down and I saw the puddle of blood. I tried to apply the pressure, the pressure to her head. I tried to save her.’

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The video of Tovonna Holton was shared on Social Media site SnapChat.

She then spoke about the last conversation she had with her daughter.

‘Tovonna would say, ‘Mommy, I owe them; I owe them.’ I said, ‘What do you mean you owe them?’ I couldn’t understand what was wrong.’

After her death, Tovonna’s aunt Angel Scott discovered that bullies had shared the naked images of Tovonna.

She went on to tell the news station: ‘Everybody was out there talking about her and calling her names and they said it went up on social media, Snapchat. I’d never heard of that before about three-something that afternoon.

‘I want [the bullies] to pay, to feel what we feeling, even if their child is convicted or in trouble, they can go visit their child.’

Source: [BBC NEWS]

By: Lincoln Kyle September (lincolnkyleseptember@gmail.com)

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