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‘Momo’ horror: Teen self-harms after family is threatened by a sick social media ‘suicide game’

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Momo game ‘suicide challenge’ spreads on WhatsApp

A new internet game called Momo is a challenge for users to commit suicide. The game originated on Facebook and is now circulating on WhatsApp.

A teenage girl allegedly tried to slash her wrists after death threats were made to her family about the sickening WhatsApp “Momo” suicide game.”

The 13-year-old girl’s mother was at home and managed to stop her daughter, the pain was further Jaboatao dos Guararapes, Brazil, the local media.

According to the Police of Crimes Against Children and Young people, the messages are sent via WhatsApp said that if a girl does not hurt herself, her family would die.

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Officer Vilaneida Aguiar told Extra: “Fortunately, the mother has access to her daughter and her cell phone. “She saw Momo’s profile and immediately blocked.”

“The device was forwarded to the forensic medicine, which will try to save the conversation and the identification of the person behind the messages,” she added. “We believe that it is a mature person who knew how to manipulate the teenager, since it began in a friendly way and she did her confidence. When they have a certain command over the girl, she made the threat.”

The dangerous phenomenon is linked to the teen suicides all over the world, and is also linked to the theft of personal information, harassment, extortion, fear, depression and insomnia.

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The dangerous phenomenon is linked to the teen suicides all over the world, and is also linked to the theft of personal information, harassment, extortion, fear, depression and insomnia.

“Momo” begins with a shadowy controller sending of violent images to the victim about the messaging app WhatsApp.

The game, then threatens the player if they refuse to follow, the game of the “orders” – which may well be suicide.

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In the last month of the apparent suicide of an 18-year-old boy was discovered near his home in Darjeeling in India was linked to “Momo.”

Manish Sarki was found hanging in a secluded area surrounded by drawings and words such as “Illuminati”, “the hanged man” and “the devil’s one eye”, according to local media.

Governments in Europe have also started a campaign to warn young people and parents about Momo.

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Parents will be notified that “Momo” could be the next “Blue Fin challenge” – a vile and dangerous social media game linked to at least 130 teen deaths on Russia.

The horrific phenomenon encourages young people to undertake the gruesome daily tasks, such as self-harming, watching horror films, and waking up at unusual hours.

The tasks issued by manipulative users of social media, escalate, until the 50th day when the young people told to kill themselves.

The creepy blood-spattered bird-woman “Momo” icon reportedly appeared as an avatar, or a so-called ‘mod’ in the popular video game “Grand Theft Auto 5.” “Mods” are personal additions to games created by a user or the ‘mud.’

Rockstar Games, who publishes GTA 5, has been approached for a comment.

Earlier this month it was reported that the modders had added “Momo” content “of Minecraft,” a game popular with children. Microsoft, owner of “Minecraft-developer Mojang, is fixed on the “Momo” mod.

“Momo” also has led to comparisons with the online fictional character “Slender Man.” In 2014, two 12-year-old girls in Wisconsin tried to kill a classmate in an attempt to make the horror character.

Fox News’ James Rogers contributed to this article.

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