12-Year Old Charged for Threatening Emojis

A 12-year-old from Fairfax, Virginia, is charged with threatening her school after the police said she posted a message on Instagram in December laden with gun, bomb, and knife emojis. The girl’s family claims she sent the message in response to being bullied.

Gun Knife Bomb Emojis

Daniel Hånberg Alonso

Daniel Hånberg Alonso

The Curator of Emoji Timeline

Author, Journalist, DJ and Web Developer
Stockholm, Sweden