The Vigo County Sheriff’s Office issued the following public safety announcement regarding the latest internet hoax.

The Vigo County Sheriff’s Office would like to inform all parents and guardians of an internet hoax.  This hoax is delivered through various internet options, which is a frightening sculpture like photo asking or advising children to harm themselves.  It’s also referred to as the “Momo Challenge”.  As a reminder, please monitor your children’s internet and video game usage and be aware of this hoax.