Since last week, thousands of people have commented and shared the article about the 15-year-old girl who was Snapchatted having sex with 25 boys in Florida high school bathroom. Many people commented judgements about the young girl or blamed her parents for such behavior, ignoring the inexcusable behavior of the teen boys.
New facts have come to light that evoke feelings of sympathy for the girl, rather than criticism. The girl’s mother recently reached out to NBC-2 to help tell her story and set the record straight. She does not want to be on camera, so she asked a woman who has worked with her daughter to be the family spokesperson.
The biggest takeaway from this shocking and now heartbreaking incident is this young girl’s tragic history.
“I had heard about a lot about the incident through the news. I heard it and thought there’re some red flags,” said Megan Estrem. “What’s upsetting about this is this behavior is not uncommon for human trafficking victims.