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OH - Teenager commits suicide after 'sexting' a nude photo to her boyfriend made her life a misery


A teenager committed suicide after her life was made a misery when her ex-boyfriend circulated a nude photo she had sent him around her school.

Jessica Logan hanged herself in her bedroom just weeks after appearing on TV to tell her story and stop others suffering in the same way.

The 18-year-old from Ohio had been harassed by the girls at her school so badly she was miserable, depressed and even afraid to attend classes.

Now her mother, Cynthia, has spoken of the tragic loss as she took her grief public in a bid to warn young people of the dangers of sending sexually charged photos and messages via mobile phone - an act known as 'sexting'.

She told MSNBC's Today programme: 'She was vivacious. She was fun. She was artistic. She was compassionate. She was a good kid.

'It’s very, very difficult. She’s my only child. I’m trying my best to ge

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Added: Mar-30-2009 Occurred On: Mar-10-2009
By: SexOffenderIssues
Tags: sex, sexual, offender, issues, sexting, ohio, suicide,
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States (load item map)
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