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A Purple Heart medal on the chest of a soldier during a ceremony at Camp Liberty in Baghdad, Iraq, April 12, 2005. REUTERS/Gerald Herbert

Wisconsin 'Slenderman' attack victim receives Purple Heart from an anonymous well wisher

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MILWAUKEE (Reuters) - A Wisconsin girl stabbed 19 times in a murder plot allegedly hatched by two classmates to win favor with a fictional Internet character, has been sent a prestigious Purple Heart medal by an anonymous well-wisher, the victim's family said on Tuesday.


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