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14-year-old boy stabbed to death after going out with a guy he met on the Internet

By Mason White 6:15 AM February 20, 2014
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By: Anika Rao
A boy is dead after he decided to go out with a guy he met on the Internet, police in the United Kingdom said.

Essex Police said that an 18-year-old has been charged with murdering a 14-year-old.

The child’s body was found about 11:00 a.m. on Monday, in an apartment on Rosebery Road.

Essex Police have identified the victim Breck Bednar.

Lewis Daynes, appeared before the Basildon Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday, for a bail hearing, where he was remanded into custody.

The initial post-mortem examination indicated that the teenager died of a neck wound.

The father of the victim is the well known millionaire Barry Bednar, and his mother is Lorin LaFave.

The boy told his parents that he is going to sleepover at a friend’s house. However, police said that the boy went to the suspect’s home.