Glamovie.com – This story shows that horror stories circulating on the internet turned out to be able to influence psychologically. One of them is about Slenderman which “affects” two teenagers who suffer from mental disorders.
In 2014, a 12-year-old girl from Wisconsin crawled out of the woods covered in blood. He told a cyclist that he was attacked by two friends who suffered from mental disorders.
Morgan Geyser and Anissa Weier who are the same age as the victim revealed to the police the reason they brought Payton Leutner into the forest after staying and stabbing him 19 times. They want to please a “man” called Slenderman.
Both were charged with attempted murder and in December 2017, they were sentenced to very long at a mental health hospital.
This case is in the spotlight of the public, raising back about the problem of mental disorders, as well as making people wonder, who or what is Slender Man?
Launching the Los Angeles Times on Monday (07/16/2018), Slender Man or Slenderman, is a tall, tall, and faceless fictional character born from a Photoshop challenge in 2009 on internet forums. The challenge is to take normal photos to add with paranormal themes like ghosts into them, and make them more real.
Eric Knudsen, one of the forum users uploaded a black-and-white image showing Slender Man with nameless children. In addition, he added: “We don’t want to leave, we don’t want to kill them, but the continuous silence and outstretched arms horrified and comforted us at the same time,” – 1983, an unknown photographer allegedly killed.
Then he included several other photos in which there was a creature, and even had time to include a fake doctor’s letter and the story of 33 patients missing from a mental hospital. Since then, the attraction of the mysterious creature developed. In fact, some people who believe consider Slender Man real.
It is known, the two actors on behalf of Slender Man had a mental disorder. Geysers have long been diagnosed with schizophrenia while Weier suffers from what is known as joint delusional disorder.
Slender Man is said to be killing them or their families if they don’t attack Leutner.
“This sounds crazy, because that’s the case,” Weier’s lawyer, Maura McMahon, told the court at the time.
“This creature is real to these children and he needs to protect the people around him. At the age of 12, he has no way to protect himself (from Slender Man),” continued Maura McMahon.
While their victims survived despite receiving terrible wounds.
As a result of this, Weier was sentenced to 25 years in a mental health facility. While his friend, the Geyser must be sentenced to 40 years in the same facility. (Glamovie).