Instagrammer “Yoamandax” caught in middle of alleged bullying case involving IE 12-year-old | ABC7


>>SHE IS SCARED, SHE IS HURT. ROB: MARIE PRATHER SAYS BULLIES AT UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS MIDDLE SCHOOL IN RIVERSIDE HAVE TARGETED HER 12-YEAR-OLD DAUGHTER FOR WEEKS NOW.>>I’M A HO, I’M A SLUT, I’M WHITE TRASH, I SMELL BAD, A THEY WOULD SPRAY PERFUME ON ME WHEN I’M GETTING DRES ROB: PRATHER SAYS SHE REPORTED IT TO THE SCHOOL.>>THEY ARE TELLING ME THERE ARE AND THERE IS NOTHING I CAN DO. ROB: THE BACK AND FORTH ON SOCIAL MEDIA THEN EXPLODED, WHEN THE ALLEGED BULLY CONVINCED A POPULAR INSTAGRAMER TO ALSO OUT THE VICTIM, WHICH SHE DID, LIVE, IN FRONT OF NEARLY 160,000 FOLLOWERS.>>LET ME JUST TELL YOU THAT YOU SMELL LIKE FISH, AND THAT’S JUS IT [BEEP].>>IT WAS ON HER LIVE STREAM, SO A BUNCH OF PEOPLE HAVE SEEN IT.>>IT HURT. WATCHING HER CRY AND NOT WANTING TO GO TO SCHOOL BECAUSE SHE IS MORTIFIED AND HUMILIATED. ROB: THE INSTAGRAMMER LATER APOLOGIZED, SAYING SHE THOUGHT THE PERSON WHO ASKED HER TO SPEAK OUT LIVE WAS A VICTIM, NOT THE OTHER WAY AROUND.>>I THOUGHT IT WAS DEFENDING SOMEONE FROM BEING BULLIED, AND IT TURNS OUT I’M THE BULLY. AND I’M REALLY UPSET ABOUT IT, IT HURTS MY HEART. ROB: THE SCHOOL DISTRICT SENT A STATEMENT THAT READ IN PART, THE RIVERSIDE UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT HAS A COMPREHENSIVE BULLYING PREVENTION POLICY ALTHOUGH THERE ARE CASES WHERE ONE INDIVIDUAL OR GROUP IS INAPPROPRIATE TOWARD ANOTHER INDIVIDUAL OR GROUP, SOCIAL MEDIA COMMUNICATE OFTEN MUTUAL IN NATURE. WE CAN’T CONFIRM OR DISCUSS THE SPECIFICS OF THE SITUATION THAT WAS PRESENTED TO US. PRATHER SAYS REGARDLESS OF WHAT