18 weeks for net death sicko TODAY’S WEATHER
TWISTEDSean Duffy took the identities of dead teenage girls and posted fake messages on the net, telling their families they were speaking from hell.
Last night, the 25-year-old website ‘troller’was starting a prison sentence after Reading magistrates heard how he used the identity of one girl who threw herself under a train.
Duffy transposed tragic 15-year-old Natasha MacBryde's face onto a graphic of Thomas the Tank Engine and put it on YouTube.
He also created fake accounts on social network sites where he would post hateful messages and pose as the dead children speaking ‘from hell.’
‘Trolling’ means to send a provocative email or posting with the intention of inciting an angry response.
Unemployed Duffy, who suffers from Asberger's Syndrome, would search the net for information
WEDNESDAY'S weather is going to be rather nice with sunny spells up and down the country – apart from Blackpool and the far north of Scotland.
Draughty in the west, but not too destructive.
Temperatures will vary between 13 and 15C. On Thursday, more of the about dead teenagers before setting up pages where he would doctor images of the children – replacing their eyes with crosses and writing hurtful captions.
A friend of another victim was driven to a suicide attempt after she was falsely accused of posting the distressing comments.
Yesterday Duffy, from Reading, Berks, was sentenced to 18 weeks behind bars for the offensive comments and videos he posted about Natasha, who killed herself last year after being bullied.
Her Facebook tribute page was infiltrated by Duffy calling himself ‘Tasha the Tank Engine’.
Natasha's family, from Bromsgrove, Worcs, called police who were able to same really, only a couple of degrees warmer and showers arriving just in time for the weekend
OUTLOOK: Rain moving in from the north. trace false email accounts used to set up the Facebook account to Duffy.
Lane Whiteford, defending, said Duffy told police his Aspberger's was not behind his cyber bullying – although it was likely it had rendered him unable to understand how hurtful his actions were.
Duffy was sentenced 18 weeks in jail after admitting two counts of sending communications of an indecent or offensive nature.
tragic Natasha (inset)