Connor Strange was bullied online for four years and told ITV News Border that it had "a massive effect" on him.
He says he was traumatised by threatening messages which wished death upon him.
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With 74 empty shops and businesses in the town centre, D&G council says it's going to spend a million pounds to bring visitors back.
Following Friday's vote to leave the European Union, businesses in the region are worried about how their export market will be affected.