Sign up for the MyWigan newsletter for the biggest stories direct to your inbox The heartbroken mum of a 15-year-old boy who took his own life after being 'bullied' on Snapchat says she hopes people will learn lessons from his death.
Jack Parker was found dead in woodland near his home in Tyldesley, near Wigan, on July 28 of last year. An inquest at Bolton Coroner's Court today (Wednesday, July 21) heard that just days earlier, 'a swirl of unsubstantiated speculation' about Jack had emerged on social media.
His mother, Karen Robinson, told the hearing he also received a number of threatening messages over Snapchat. READ MORE:Vulnerable woman stays up all night 'frightened' after door won't close in the heat In one, a user is said to haveRead more on manchestereveningnews.co.uk