Name: Matthew Wooby.
Died: February 13, 2016.
Age at death: 12.
Cause of death: Suicide, after long-term bullying.
Location: Trimley St. Martin, England, UK.
Matthew was a 12-year-old schoolboy with mild autism who was subjected to constant bullying at school.
One night, with his parents gone and babysitters staying with him, Matthew told the babysitters he was going to bed. Then he went up to his room and hanged himself; his parents found him dead in the morning.
Mum finds son, 12, hanged in bedroom the morning after he was left with babysitters
Matthew Wooby, 12, found dead after being bullied
Autistic boy, 12, ‘targeted by cruel playground bullies’ found hanged in his bedroom by his mum