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Lakeland Bullying Victim Laid to Rest

Lakeland Bullying Victim Laid to Rest

LAKELAND, Fla (News Channel 8)-Friends and family members washed cars and sold T-shirts Sunday at a 7-Eleven in Lakeland to help pay for the funeral costs of 12 year-old Rebecca Ann Sedwick. Her funeral was held in Bartow this morning.

Investigators say Sedwick took her own life after she was bullied online during the last year by as many as 15 other girls. They say it started over a boy.

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