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For the first time, the Leutners talk about the horrific day their 12-year-old daughter was stabbed 19 times., and how she is recovering from the traumatic injuries. Her friends are accused of stabbing her to please "Slenderman", the internet hoax.

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From internet hoax to urban legend to real life danger, ABC News has your coverage of the Slender Man saga. The chilling tale began with two 12-year-old girls who stabbed a classmate 19 times in the woods of Waukesha, Wisconsin while at a sleepover. The girls claim they were trying to please the online demonic creature, Slender Man. See the slender man interrogation, and interviews surrounding the slender man stabbing case. Originating as an internet meme Slender Man is a fictional character known for his tall and thin stature, featureless face that appears from myth to abduct and traumatize those that summon him through the Slender Man game. Stay tuned for all the updates on the slender man stabbing, and how slenderman turned from an urban myth to an internet meme and now cult phenomena.

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Bro she's a soldier. 19 stabs, one in the heart, and still she didn't surrender, she crawled out of the woods for help, and survived. This girl deserves a statue.

Author — Sebastian Martin


**been stabbed 19 times, one even almost punctured her heart**
"iS tHerE aNy bLOoD??¿"

🤔 hmm,
let me think about that..

Author — Kermit Trivago


Imagine the anxiety and trust issues she has when meeting new people. Literally such a trooper I hope she’s doing well now 😔💔

Author — **Error 995 user not found**


This girl got stabbed 19 times and survives

I stub my toe and fall crying on the floor

Author — Emilplarsson


seeing her happy with all the cats and the fact she was doing well made me smile that ended up crying

Author — Jill Miranda


My mom doesn't let me go over to sleepovers unless she's known them for like 2 years.

(I see why now)

Author — Dayz2Day


Damn she’s a savage crawling out in the woods for help. What kinda of friends would do that are they mentally ill or something.

Author — Milly Vanilla


2014: nah
2015: no I don’t feel like it
2016: no, no, no
2017: no not yet
2018: this is ok but not yet
2019: perfect

Author — Kaylen channel


Operator:is there any bleeding going on?

Me:well of course there’s no bleeding she’s been stabbed 19 times she’s fine she’ll walk it off...

Author — ChococlateZ Z


*girl is stabbed 19 times*

Operator: Is there any bleeding?

Author — Niko


"Shes been stabbed"

Operator: "Is there any bleeding"

What sort of question is that!?

Author — Dean Murphy


Me: "gets scratched by a little glitter box starts fainting"
The Amazing girl: "gets stabbed 19 times and crawls out like a boss"

Author — ֆօʊʀ ċɦɨċk


Okay... Slenderman is my favorite creepypasta but I wouldn’t stab my friend because “he told me to” LIKE IM NOT DUMB

Author — Laura Loo1


Lesson of the day: If your friends are making you uncomfortable and forcing you to do stuff or acting strange like really strange they might stab you in the back for no Literally...

Author — Calmdestroyer96


I don't want to live on this planet anymore...

Author — Mobile Device E.R.


"is she bleeding?"

Nah she just has some scratches all good

Author — Abby _mations


these "friends" should watch bills channel real or fake slender man ITS FAKE!!!

Author — Jon S


that lil girl is brave and courageous sweet and adorable ... keep moving forward baby girl ... the world loves you .🙏💞👑

Author — Ts 1toughact2follow


The Level Of Stupidity of those Girls have is As the Same level of a Lvl 1 Caveman

Author — Zeu playz


What's next? People killing for Shrek?!

Author — ThatBritishYoshi