Internet dating risks and hazards
The internet is a place where people can meet and communicate with each other.Whether they are in two completely different locations or the same location, the internet has helped us communicate as if we are right next to each other.
"That animal preyed on her caring nature."I still can't believe someone would want to hurt my poor, defenceless sister in such a horrific manner," he added.He is appealing for women in violent relationships to seek help, and be cautious when online dating.The 44-year-old said: "Sharon was the kindest, most loving sister.Now Stephen is trying to raise awareness about domestic violence as well as letting women know the dangers of online dating."I hope by telling Sharon's story, people will be more weary about who they are chatting to online and make sure, if they do meet up, it's in a busy public place," he said.The internet has progressed and continues to progress as time passes.Just three days later, on July 13, 2014, police found her dead in her flat in Liverpool.
And now Stephan, from Wirral, Merseyside, is determined that his sister's death will not in vain.
We had a butterfly theme as they were Sharon's favourite – delicate and beautiful, just like her."The trial at Liverpool Crown Court heard how the couple had been rowing over what to watch on TV.
An alcoholic, Hawke had drunk 15 pints of lager and a bottle of vodka. Apparently Sharon had begged for her life and held her hands up to protect herself.
All she wanted to do was find her soulmate."She wore her heart on her sleeve."She was kind and caring – a lovely woman."Sharon started looking on internet dating sites in 2013, when she was off work with depression.
And Stephen, who is a father-of-seven, feared that men were taking advantage of his susceptible younger sister.
People face many different types of dangers when they are associated with online dating because this world is filled with people who only want to cause damage to other innocent people.