The year-old was being treated after hundreds of internet users shared the images, taken in broad daylight at the weekend. Gardai have still not received a formal complaint from the girl in relation to the photos. However, the Irish Independent has learned that the teen has made a separate complaint of being sexually assaulted at an event that does not relate to the photos which have been posted on the internet. The secondary school student and her family have been left devastated after the images appeared on social networking sites. Sources said she was so distraught she had to be sedated in hospital yesterday afternoon. One source said: "The primary concern for gardai at this time is for this vulnerable teenager and her state of mind.
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The photographs went viral after being posted on Facebook and on Twitter on Sunday. He urged the Government to set up a central body to oversee such issues and keep tabs on social media sites as recommended by an Oireachtas committee on communications report. Ireland was also in a unique position to place more pressure on social media companies because many are headquartered here, he said. Step away from the social media sites and deactivate accounts even temporarily so as not to be consumed by it 2.
Registered in Ireland: Child sexual abuse images of infants up to three years of age were reported in Ireland last year. This figure does not represent individual cases, as one case can relate to a single website carrying thousands of images.