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CHARLOTTE, N.C.--The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is investigating a case of cyberbullying that involves a 14-year-old student pictured on what's called a burn page.

Those burn pages have popped up all over Facebook and are often associated with schools.

Students use them to slam other students, posting gossip and sometimes vicious opinions.

The case reported to CMPD involves the Ranson Burn Page associated with Ranson Middle School off Statesville Road.

The victim's mother, Amber Lee, says she got a phone call from her 14-year-old daughter after some students made reference to a picture and sexually explicit comment posted on the page.

Right there, on the front page was a picture of my daughter, she says.

Lee called the school, Facebook, and then the police.

A North Carolina law passedtwo years ago makes cyberbullying illegal, specifically citing pictures or comments intended to torment a minor.

It's just a never ending thing, how mean the girls are, and they make comments about the comments that were on the Facebook page, Lee said. My child is not going to be one of the children that commits suicide....My daughter goes to school to learn. She s not perfect, she makes her mistakes, but she should not have to go to school almost on a daily basis and get harassed on this burn page.

CMPD's investigator has requested addition information about the page from Facebook, but it is not clear if charges will be brought.

A spokeswoman for CMSis aware of the investigation, but said CMPDis now the agency in charge.

The district's police force has investigated other burn pages in the past, and students have been suspended.

In those cases, the pages were reported to Facebook.

We will remove any content found to be in violation of our Statement of Rights and Responsibilities. We really encourage people to report the content via the Report links found on the site and we work hard to try and address those reports quickly, a Facebook spokesman said in an email.

The Ranson Burn Page is now private, but as of Friday afternoon, was still on Facebook.

It has been reported, and it is not clear why it hasn't been removed.

Bullying is such a big issue and NewsChannel 36 joined a unique effort to create a positive change in our schools. It's called Rachel's Challenge.

Rachel Scott was the first victim in the Columbine High School shootings back in 1999. It was the worst high school shooting in U.S. history. Twelve students and one teacher were murdered.

After the tragedy, Rachel's dad discovered an idea in one of her papers that if one person goes out of their way to show compassion, then it will start a chain reaction of the same.

Darrell Scott recently spoke with us about how Rachel's Challenge will impact Charlotte.

We know from past history that we're going to see suicides prevented, we're going to possibly see school shootings prevented. We've seen that happen eight times in the last 11 years, but we've seen over 400 suicide prevented in the last two years, Darrell Scott said.

NewsChannel 36 and Darrell Scott will be meeting with school leaders from all over the greater Charlotte area and invite them to be part of this mission.

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