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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- There was never any question about where to go to college. "I knew I wanted to go to FSU," said 18-year-old Ashley from Clay County.
Ashley, who asked us not to use her name, also knew she wanted to join a sorority at Florida State university.
"I saw the houses. They kind of lured me in. I said, 'alright, I will try it.'" The freshman rushed and got a bid from the sorority she wanted, Kappa Delta.
"Ten days after bid day is when Lexie Hillbrenner added me on Facebook," she said.
Ashley said she had no idea who Lexie was, but accepted it. Then came a message. "The first message I get is new baby KD. It kind of caught me off guard but it was the whole new member, period."
That new friend, told Ashley she was a KD alum and that Ashley, a former Miss Orange Park High and Miss Clay County, had been hand selected to possibly be a leader in KD.
"I responded, 'yes, ma'am' with a smiley face. I was so excited."
But that excitement quickly faded when the instant messages on Facebook took a turn.
"Everyday was a new kind of task. First day, she asked what color underwear I was wearing. The second and third day they knew the distance between dorm and KD house."
That new friend also knew where Ashley lived, and what specific college was her major. She was threatened with cutting her hair and even ordered to leave a FSU football game early to chat on Facebook.
"I went up to the dorm and the first Facebook I get is, 'scared Ashley?'...I was like, oh my goodness. I don't know who you are; you can keep your Greek letter. I'm done."
But there were more demands, Ashley said. "They asked if I had access to a webcam and I claimed I didn't."
And more threats: "What if I told you there were two girls outside your dorm that could handle you?"
Ashley's mom said she thought it was a hazing incident and encouraged her daughter to go to campus police, which she did.
"I was the first girl from my particular sorority, but there were nine other girls who had come forward about it before me," said Ashley.
All complained of a "Lexie Hillbrenner" on Facebook who threatened them and demanded nude photos.
FSU wasn't the only target. Schools across the Southeast reported complaints about that particular Facebook friend.
"The last I heard... LSU had some contact with this, the Universities of Alabama, Auburn," said FSU Police Major Jim Russell.
Finding the person behind the Facebook scheme is hard because they are virtually untraceable, he said.
"It seems they are asking for nude photos or partially clad photos, and a lot of times when the person is involved with it and really realizes something's wrong here, that's when a threat could be coming back," said Russell.
The police said they haven't found nude photos of the girls on the internet yet, but they are certain there could be other victims, of what they call blackmail.
Two weeks ago, Ashley's picture was found on Facebook with a fake name, being used to recruit new friends. "My heart sank; I've never been so horrified in my life," she said.
FSU has sent out two alerts to students warning them about this Facebook friend targeting women on campus.
"It's just a predator. They have it perfectly because we are not minors. We want to be a part of something and we're not fully accepted yet - perfect target," said Ashley.
Ashley has stopped accepting new friends on Facebook and she withdrew from FSU for the semester.
By going public, Ashley hopes she can maybe stop someone from making a big mistake. "I have nothing to lose. They messed with me mentally, but I don't have nude photos around in cyberspace."