Boyfriend of Suicide Suspect Regrets Not Stopping Alleged Bullying

(ABC News) – The 13-year-old boy at the center of an adolescent love triangle that ended in Rebecca Sedwick’s suicide said he might have tried to stop the bullying that tormented the Florida girl if he had known about it.

For the past nine months, John Borgen, 13, of Lakeland, Fla., has been dating theĀ 14-year-old girl policeĀ charged with felony aggravated stalking in connection with Rebecca’s death. But he says he dated Rebecca, 12, before becoming involved with the 14-year-old.

“I think about her [Rebecca] almost every day,” wondering whether “I could have stopped it,” he told ABC News in an interview Thursday night.

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