Mom warns of popular video game after 7-year-old's avatar 'violently gang raped'

FOX NEWS reports:

Amber Petersen was lounging in bed with her 7-year-old daughter last week, watching her play the popular children's video game "Roblox" on her iPad when she saw a disturbing display on the screen.

Her confused daughter, Brooklyn, paused and showed her mom the screen, which Petersen says showed a female avatar — her daughter's character — being "violently gang raped" on a virtual playground by two male avatars.

"Words cannot describe the shock, disgust, and guilt that I am feeling right now, but I’m trying to put those feelings aside so I can get this warning out to others as soon as possible," Petersen wrote in a Facebook post. The post had been shared more than 7,000 times as of Friday afternoon.

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