By RACHEL CANELLI
Bucks County Courier Times
"If you don't do something, someone's going to die. You should never bury your own child," Metheny told the crowd.
But Carol Connelly did. She lost her son Stephen two weeks shy of his 17th birthday. Stephen's brother and sister, then
10 and 7-years-old, found him one August morning in 2002 after he'd already been dead for eight hours.
Carol Connelly wears Stephen's class ring on a chain around her neck.
"He was doing something he didn't think would kill him," the former Morrisville resident said. "I don't think any child
wants their family to live with that shock and trauma."
Updated Fri. Jan. 27 2006 9:00 AM ET
CTV.ca News Staff
12 year old Jesse Grant
Sharron Grant, Jesse's Mom
Mark Chandra says 'This is not a game.'
Grant has created a website, www.deadlygameschildrenplay.com, to educate people about this dangerous game.
Deputies learn to combat "choking game"
WBBH - Ft. Myers,FL,USA
Some say they were shocked by what they learned. "The Choking
Game" is child's play with a deadly twist. Kids use cords, ropes or ...
Sheriff trying to prevent 'choking game' deaths
WBBH - Ft. Myers,FL,USA
... Hunter doesn't want it to become a problem in Collier
County, so he's started a campaign to educate students and parents about the danger of the choking game. ...
CTV News: Avis Favaro on the deadly new game
Canada AM: Sharron Grant, mother of the victim
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Dangerous Choking Game Claims Life Of Young Girl
POSTED: 7:22 pm PST January 24, 2006
UPDATED: 10:52 am PST January 25, 2006
BEAR VALLEY SPRINGS -- The recent death of a Bear Valley Girl is bringing
attention to a "game" some kids are playing with deadly consequences.
Authorities say what happened to an 11 year old Bear Valley girl is being played by kids in the area and all over the country.
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An 11-year-old boy has died of self-inflicted
wounds, but his family says it wasn't suicide. He was playing a deadly game most parents have never heard of.
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loved his hair, spending hours in the bathroom.
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