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A Florida sheriff now weighing new charges for the parents of -- the suspects allegedly involved in this young girl's death investigators say the twelve year old Rebecca said wake.
She was bullied so relentlessly.
That she took her own -- Polk county police already resting -- two girls twelve and fourteen years old charging them.
With third degree aggravated stalking.
But the sheriff says that one of the girls is particularly.
Fourteen year old -- did -- post early on Saturday morning and about 1 o'clock that said.
I bullied at Rebecca.
Killed herself and I don't give a blank.
We knew that there was total disregard for life and if she would say those things.
After she bullied.
Rebecca and after the parents knew that -- we had to act more quickly.
And that girl's parents in total denial her father saying this quote my daughter is a good girl and I'm 100% sure that.
What ever they are saying about my daughter is not true.
Polk County Florida sheriff Grady -- he joins us now with more thank you so much for joining us first of all.
I you're quoted as saying that this young girl Rebecca -- she was absolutely.
-- rise -- those were your words what happened to her what was done to her.
This was over a period of time -- it started about November of last year when there was a fallout over -- -- And the fourteen year old started bully and Rebecca.
And she also convinced the twelve year old who was Rebecca -- best friend to -- -- her as well even to find her school.
That resulted in the suspension.
Efforts made now and -- down the situation and it just went on and on and ended up.
-- not just the Internet in the cyber world and ultimately Rebecca -- very fragile.
So all these words took them to heart and this tormenting that she's in endure forever and ever and ever.
Pollster to send a -- to a friend of -- -- and I can't take it anymore I'm jumping and that's exactly what she.
Yeah yeah and these social media -- has said things like you.
-- drink bleach and -- go kill yourself wait a minute why are you still alive.
But initially you were not going to charge the parents until you solve this -- you mentioned it earlier and we can pull this out this was.
A FaceBook posting I believe that was put on by one of the young girls after the fact.
And -- she says yes I believe Rebecca and she killed herself.
You know fill in the blank I don't care.
Basically is what she's saying so that is what caused you to decide to go after the parents in this case is that correct.
What -- we know that the parents are morally responsible for their children.
And we have investigated.
At this war were not able to bring criminal charges against the parents but the investigations not over.
I can tell you that.
The fourteen year old Paris -- in total denial -- my daughter didn't do that she would never do that she's never bullied.
Well we know there's been a pattern of activity for the last ten months.
On the other hand the twelve year old's parents are very contrite they recognize that there's a major problem here.
And they've been apologetic to road Baptist parents and family so you see that there's a diversity.
Attitude here between the two suspects.
That's why we are dot our eyes cross -- -- -- -- If there were were criminal charges we would have already brought them.
If we can developers in the future.
Certainly -- knew what would that be well that involved -- what type of criminal activity.
On the part of the parents could cause then then to be charge.
Brilliant we would have to show -- ability were huge have to show that they encouraged it allowed it.
Didn't do any thing to stop it so that we can charge a contributing to the delinquency your dependency.
But quite frankly at this point -- our investigation.
We don't have evidence to charge them.
But the investigations not complete.
And -- Our goal is let's just give appears to recognize there's a problem with their daughter.
-- these girls who were not charged with the death of mixture now they are charged with stalking.
And -- -- mixture out.
We want to make sure that the juvenile system -- appropriately.
Would these children.
So that they're not back in the juvenile system did not ever charged with a crime again and they're certainly not bully and any other.
-- her whole idea this is a problem that really is a community wide problem.
It really outrages me I'm very angry about this that you have to talk about the school is the school culpable.
Other people who may have known other students you know and today.
-- any blame laid on them if they knew this was going on and didn't do anything to stop -- so where does it end it when you decide.
You know -- to press charges to other people.
We can see several interventions that the school try.
We see several interventions.
That Rebecca -- mother tried but you know you're exactly right well we're all angry and Heather if you could have been with me that morning.
When I saw that twelve year old baby dead at the base that CNET tower you would have been as heartbroken as we war.
I've got grandchildren about that -- and granddaughters about that age.
And they should never ever be bullied and quite frankly bully and should never come to the attention of the police.
But here's the deal if the -- doesn't take care of it if the Israelis don't -- cure but it rises to that level of criminal conduct we will take care.
All right well -- thank you so much for joining us adults lead by example as well on social media.
Thank you we appreciate it here.
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