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South Wales Police are to review a number of suicides among young people in the same area.
Last week another local teenager was found dead, bringing to 13 the number of suspected suicides aged under 26 in the Bridgend area over the past year.
Local MP Madeleine Moon has claimed social networking websites could have been "romanticising suicide".
But police stress there is no evidence of a "suicide pact," nor anything to suggest the deaths are linked.
The coroner for the Bridgend area has said he is "desperately concerned" about the 13 deaths of young people since early 2007.
In the Bridgend cases, there is no evidence that any of the suicide victims had visited websites which encouraged or explained how to commit suicide. But rumours about a possible suicide pact began not long after the funeral of the third of three friends to die in similar circumstances.
Melanie Davies, mother of 20-year-old Thomas Davies, who was found hanged in a park in February 2007, said that a whispering campaign had begun shortly after she had brought back her son's ashes to the terrace house where he was raised in Cornelly, Bridgend. "Ages they've been going on. The rumours died down again - until now," she said this week.
The content of the rumours was chilling: "There's a pact. There's six of them. Pulling straws to decide who goes when."
on a more serious note, sounds like a pact to me, were they all goths/emo's ?