On May 31, 2014, two tweens from Waukesha, Wisconsin, allegedly tried to kill one of their classmates as a sacrifice to an imaginary Internet boogie man called Slender Man. The victim, who is also 12, was stabbed 19 times, and only narrowly survived. She told investigators that her friends Morgan Geiser and Anissa Weier had stabbed [...]
For her birthday, every year, Morgan, 12, is allowed to have two friends over for a sleepover. This year, she allegedly suggested to her friend that they use the event as cover to kill a third little girl from their class. The motive? Allegedly, to ingratiate themselves with anti-hero Slenderman from Creepypasta.com, and ascend to his level.