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Florida sheriff in bullying case won't rule out more arrests
Florida sheriff in bullying case won't rule out more arrests

Grady Judd, the sheriff of  Polk County, Fla., said Thursday that he is continuing his investigation of bullying and stalking that led to the suicide of 12-year-old Rebecca Ann Sedwick, but defended this week's arrests of two minors, saying he had to move quickly because they continued to post abusive messages about the girl even after her death. Judd’s department arrested two girls, ages 12 and 14, on felony aggravated stalking charges Monday, attracting national attention for one of the strongest law enforcement responses in history to bullying and stalking among minors. Judd would not rule out further arrests Thursday, but said he had no probable cause at this point in the...

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