14-Year-Old Beaten Up And Sexually Assaulted By 12 Girls Over Facebook Comments
A petition for #JusticeForAudrey has received over three million signatures.
A hashtag called #JusticeForAudrey has become the top trending topic in Indonesia following an alleged assault on a 14-year-old student from Pontianak, West Kalimantan
Angered by comments that Audrey wrote, the group of 12 friends went to the victim's house to take her out for a "chat"
According to reports and a viral Twitter thread, the 12 girls smashed Audrey's head against a pavement, choked her, kicked her in the face, stomach, and genitalia
One week after the incident, on 5 April, Audrey told her parents about the assault
Outraged netizens took to social media to call attention to Audrey's case, and emphasised the need for appropriate punishment despite the young age of the assailants