A 53-year-old Florida girl killed herself on Fb Dwell — as viewers helplessly watched the disturbing footage unfold on their screens, authorities mentioned.
Merilee Joyce Turner of Cudjoe Key was seen wounding herself with an object Wednesday evening in a clip livestreamed on the social media web site, the Miami Herald reported.
At the very least a number of mates noticed Turner’s last moments on-line, together with one who known as 911 to report the incident, authorities mentioned.
Emergency crews responded round 10:15 p.m. to Turner’s residence and found the lady with what gave the impression to be a stabbing wound, based on the newspaper. She was pronounced useless on the scene.
“Foul play shouldn’t be suspected,” Monroe County Sheriff’s Workplace spokesman Adam Linhardt informed the Miami Herald. “We’re not on the lookout for anyone. It’s clearly self-inflicted wounds, however there might have been different elements concerned.”
Fb has since eliminated the horrific footage from Turner’s web page, which options smiling photographs with kin on the seashore.
“Expensive pal you’ll at all times have a particular place in my coronary heart,” one pal posted.
Authorities mentioned an post-mortem is pending.