Isabella Tichenor’s family said she was an “amazing, kind, and beautiful 10-year-old” who “touched the hearts of everyone she came in contact with”.

A Utah family is expressing their anguish after their 10-year-old daughter, who they believe was being bullied in school, tragically died by suicide over the weekend.

The family of Isabella “Izzy” Tichenor said they were left heartbroken and shocked after discovering that she had taken her own life on Saturday, NBC affiliate KSL-TV reported.

“What happened to her, she did not deserve that,” Jasmine Rhodes, Izzy’s aunt, told reporters at a press conference on Monday. “She deserved opportunities as any other kid deserves opportunities. She deserved to watch her siblings grow up … She just deserved so much more than what she got.”

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