Judge: ‘Slender Man’ Stabbing Defendants Competent – Wall Street Journal
WAUKESHA, Wisconsin—Two girls accused of stabbing a classmate to please the fantasy web character Slender Man are fit to stand trial, a judge ruled Thursday.
Prosecutors have charged both girls with attempted first-degree intentional homicide in the attack in May. They say the girls plotted for months to kill classmate Payton Leutner, luring her to a wooded park after a sleepover and stabbing her 19 times. After her attackers left,…