“I swear I wanted to jump over too but I knew it was too late,” she said.
Earlier this month, another dangerous social media stunt claimed a young woman’s life in New Zealand when she and friends tried to take a selfie near a dam as floodgates opened.
It said the 38-year-old Dutch citizen had then "abused that trust by forcing them to perform sexual acts before their webcams".
It added: "If they refused to do it again, he threatened to send their images to their relatives or to publish them on pornography sites.” found guilty of internet fraud and blackmail and sentenced to 10 years and 243 days in prison.
A teen from Singapore died on Friday while trying to perform a risky stunt for a Snapchat video.
The visitor centre incorporates a 400 seat restaurant; tea rooms, a shop; exhibition space; children’s play zone and conference and event facilities.
“Help me take a Snapchat video and I’ll jump,” she said Chow told her.
Surveillance video appears to show the two talking near the railing, and then Ruth reacting in horror as Chow leaps to his death.
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The i360 will really start to take shape summer 2015 when the steel will arrive by boat on Brighton beach and tower will be go up.
A man who blackmailed dozens of young women into performing sex acts in front of webcams has been jailed for almost 11 years.
Ayden C “abused dozens of young girls by gaining their trust through speaking with them on the internet", according to a ruling at an Amsterdam court.
But the ledge couldn’t support Chow’s weight and he fell through the plasterboard to his death four floors below, according to local news outlet TODAY.
His friend Ruth, who declined to be identified by her full name, told TODAY she watched the tragedy unfold.
to create the animated, photorealistic image of a 10-year-old Filipina girl.
A 'puppeteer' for Sweetie would enter a chat room, claiming to be a ten-year-old Philippine girl.