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Neighbor: Slain Virginia girl talked of online 'boyfriend'

Neighbor: Slain Virginia girl talked of online 'boyfriend'

A 13-year-old girl who vanished from her bedroom was stabbed to death by a Virginia Tech student, and another freshman already charged with hiding the body was more deeply involved, authorities said Tuesday. A neighbor said the seventh-grader told friends she would sneak out to meet her "boyfriend" David, an 18-year-old she met online through the Kik messaging app.

Nicole Madison Lovell was killed Wednesday, the same day she vanished, by David Eisenhauer, a freshman at Virginia Tech now jailed on charges of kidnapping and murder, Commonwealth's Attorney Mary Pettitt said Tuesday.

The prosecutor also announced that Eisenhauer's classmate, Natalie Keepers, will face...

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