In case you missed the horrifying news from earlier this week, two 12-year-old girls were accused of stabbing their friend 19 times during a game of sleepover hide-and-seek and then leaving her out in the woods of Waukesha, Wisconsin to die — all because of a creepy internet character.
Enter, Slender Man.
While the story that played out is totally terrifying, what's even scarier is that there are more super awful web tales just like that one!
We've dug deep to uncover 5 of the most violent, and down right odd internet urban legends — so *hopefully* these user driven stories can influence youngsters a bit less!
Prepare to be spooked out: