Police irked by misinformation following suicide

Investigation of bullied teen case hampered by rumours


By Dene Moore 
The Hamilton Spectator

ONTARIO, Canada — Online rumours and scams linked to the tragic case of Amanda Todd are delaying the police investigation of her case, RCMP said Tuesday.

Sergeant Peter Thiessen said one of those rumours is an "unfounded allegation" identifying a man purported to be the tormentor of the 15-year-old.

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