Catching the suicidal on social media

September 19, 2012 11:36 PM
Catching the suicidal on social media
" HOUSTON (FOX 26) - Social networking sites saving lives?  While most people post cute kid pictures or tell you all about a marvelous meal, a growing number are now using social media when they are feeling suicidal.  "God is torturing me keeping me here.  If you know what it feels like to want to die every minute, second, hour, day, week, month, year then you feel me."Those are just a few of 17-year-old Ashley Duncan's words that she posted on Twitter.  The bubbly, beautiful and bright teenager had thousands of on-line followers.  Loved ones say it was easy to know why she attracted so many people. "She was a very happy, good-hearted child," says Ashley's mom Cheryl Duncan.  The high school senior stood 5' 11" tall.   She did some modeling, was called Daddy's girl and loved volleyball.   "She played in middle school and she played in high school," says Mrs "

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