NoVa Teen Charged With Cyberbullying For Facebook Posting

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(Manassas, VA)  – Police say a 16-year-old girl has been charged with harassment for making a Facebook page that targeted girls at her high school .  The teen’s page was reportedly created to insult classmates and featured lewd comments under their photos.  The teen faces charges for harassment by computer, which is a class one misdemeanor punishable by fines and up to a year in jail.  WUSA-TV reports that while school officials will not comment on a specific case, they do say that cyberbullying can get a student expelled.

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