Natalie Keepers, 19, helped fellow ‘sociopath’, David Eisenhauer, 18, hatch elaborate plan for slaying and disposing of the body.
‘Regardless of the mindless barbling of self proclaimed ‘sociopath-in-training’ Natalie Keepers, the real tragedy here is the fact that our young victim Nicole, a 13-year-old no less, regularly connected with men online, something that concerned her friends and relatives.
To quote her friends “She always talked of running away with him [Eisenhauer],” “She used to talk to a lot of older guys. A lot of people told her not to. I told her it’s not safe. I told her she was going to be hurt or kidnapped or something.”
…Today’s youth and teens are so greatly enamoured with the concept of being wildly popular, ‘trending’, and the annonymity of pecking away at the keyboard in achieving this objective, oblivious to the hidden dangers such behaviour exposes them to.
Another troubling question is, how we even bred college freshmen who get a high from murder, and proudly so?
The legal prosecution of this case will go on, the challange is how we tackle the underlying behavioural modulators for our youth’