A user named Chris, who said he was 19 and from Harlem, sounded impressed that he had connected with someone so much younger. You mad young," he said, requesting a photo of his chat partner. " Even among the under-18 crowd, the dialogue is raunchy enough to horrify the parents of any eighth-grader, rife with unprintable obscenities and solicitations for sex."I talked to one lady on here who was like 35," he added. Although the California-based company that runs The Loup claims it monitors the chat rooms and will kick off anyone who violates its policies, there was no evidence of supervision yesterday."We're talking about teenagers talking to strangers . Voice Web Corp., which owns The Loup, did not return calls seeking comment on the content on its chat lines and the slaying of Tyisha. You found us, finally, and we believe you are already excited to start chatting.They are each run differently and will appeal to different callers in different ways.We hope that you find what you are looking for, and remember to have a great time.IT'S CALLED THE LOUP - a supposed safe place for teens to gab over the phone.
But The News found that anyone can set up an account on the chat line by making up a fake birth date - giving him instant access to young girls and boys."You sound like you're a freak and I'm hollering at you. " Tyisha, the 13-year-old found strangled in her Harlem bedroom last week, was among hundreds of New York City teens who subscribe to The Loup, her friends said.Police say that's how she met Kenneth Smith, the ex-con accused of murdering her over a $100 debt.A Daily News reporter who dialed into the free service immediately was pelted with X-rated come-ons from other callers looking for sex from underage girls.
"I'm 24," said one male caller who believed he was communicating with a 15-year-old.
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