Girl Obsessed With 'Slender Man' Tries to Kill Family, Police Say

A 14-year-old in Florida was charged with arson and attempted murder after allegedly setting fire to her home.
1:21 | 09/05/14

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After leaving her burning home behind -- fourteen year old suspect may have had regrets. Investigators say she texted her mother mom I'm so sorry I don't know why -- did it and then asked to any of you get hurt. She also expressed that. She felt even know that -- heard who done it. She'd come back into the again a smoke alarm alerted the teen's mother and she and her nine year old son did escape the house unharmed. Claimed her she probably ten or fifteen feet above the garage Roger -- -- cross the street and shot this video he says neighbors worried the car might explode. Gas was leaking down the street and it was all on fire. Deputies -- the teenage girl used a mixture of -- and bleach to set the fire spraying it on a towel and -- she she told them she had a fight with their mom last night and then was influenced while reading a violent online book called soul -- there's a partisan book where your character is scheduled fight each other. All of a sudden act -- something in her mind. And she decided she was going to. Kill her family. It's it's a very sad state -- where we're at as a community. And as a country to be honest with him Jim Croce lives next door I'm definitely not have been a bit disturbed that this happened not because it was next in my house. Just the whole circumstance in general.

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