Cops: Girls, 12, Stabbed Friend to 'Please Forest Creature'

www.newser.com Published: June 3, 2014
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In what prosecutors in Wisconsin say is one of the most chilling cases they've ever encountered, two 12-year-old girls are accused of stabbing a classmate 19 times in an attempt to please a mythical forest creature they read about on the Internet, according to Newser.com.



According to court papers, the pair invited the girl, also 12, to a sleepover and attempted to murder her in a park the next morning, the New York Daily News reports.

After being held down and stabbed, the girl managed to crawl out of the woods and was rescued by a passing cyclist. The girls allegedly planned to flee to the forest lair of the "Slender Man" creature.

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