Many called it Fake News but police have confirmed the man behind the sick suicide game the ‘Blue Whale Challenge’ has been arrested.
Russian Police have charged Philipp Budeikin after inciting at least 16 schoolgirls to kill themselves taking part in his sick Blue Whale game.
Police in the UK warned that the craze could be spreading here, which has been directly linked to the deaths of teenage girls. but others argue it is fake news.
Budeikin aged 21 has confessed to being behind the game and inciting 16 schoolgirls to kill themselves, He says that the victims are ‘biological waste’ and they were ‘happy to die’ and that by playing the game he was ‘cleansing society’.
What is the Blue Whale online suicide game?
The Blue Whale ‘suicide game’ is believed to be a hidden online social media group which its main aim is to encourage our children to kill themselves.
Within the group, the daily task is assigned to members have to do different tasks for 50 days.
They include self-harming, watching horror movies and waking up at unusual hours, but these gradually get more extreme.
But on the 50th day, the controlling manipulators behind the game reportedly instruct the youngsters to commit suicide.
Police and Schools across the UK have already warned of the dangers!
Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Police have already warned parents to monitor their child’s social media.
While a School in Wakefield and Essex sent parents letters to make them aware of the game.
For confidential support call the Samaritans on 116 123, or visit a local Samaritans branch – see www.samaritans.org for details.
Let us know your views by tweeting @PoliceHour We'll feature the best tweets within the article.