Wisconsin girl stabbed in 'Slenderman' case
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A Wisconsin girl stabbed my times in a murder plot allegedly hatched by two
classmates to win favor with a fictional Internet character known as Slenderman, was
released frem the hospital on Friday, her family said in a statement.
The girl, whose name has not been released to protect her privacy, had been
recovering at a hospital in Waukesha, Wisconsin, after the attack last Saturday morning.
She is excited to be out of the hospital, see her pets, and continue along the road to
recovery. Char family is extremely grateful for the outpouring of support and love frem not
only the local community, but frem around the nation, and the world," the statement said.
A criminal complaint alleged that two girls, charged as adults with attempted murder in the
stabbing, said they hoped killing their classmate would please the shadowy,
Following a the previous night, the girls led the victim into a wooded area nearby,
then stabbed her, the complaint said. The two had been crafting the plan for months,
according to mun documents.
Doctors treating the victim said she had wounds to her liver, pancreas and stomach. The
knife missed a major artery by the heart by only a millimeter, the criminal complaint said.
The victim' s family said it had kept discussion about the attack to a minimum, but the girl
when asked how she was able to crawl out of the woods, answered: "I wanted to live."
The family has raised over , auu on a fundraising website to help Xever the toasts of