Imagine catching up with an old friend, only to find out they've been secretly tracking your phone! 😱 That's precisely what happened to a 21-year-old woman when she reunited with her male friend from high school. After making plans to hang out, she started noticing some strange coincidences, like him knowing her sleep schedule and phone battery percentage. The truth finally came out, and now she's left wondering whether it was just a harmless prank or a creepy invasion of her privacy. 🤔
😱 Friend Cancels Plans After Discovering Tracker on Phone: Harmless Prank or Creepy Invasion?
Reconnecting with an Old Friend
Making Plans to Hang Out
Strange Coincidences Begin
How Did He Know?
More Weird Messages
The Shocking Truth
Confronting the Friend
Ignoring His Apologies
Mutual Friend's Opinion
UPDATE: Apple's Investigation
No Further Contact
Grad School Concerns
The Fine Line Between Prank and Privacy Invasion
After discovering her friend had secretly shared her location with himself on Snapchat, this 21-year-old woman is left feeling violated and unsure of how to react. While her mutual friend believes it was just a harmless joke, she can't shake the feeling that her privacy has been invaded. She's now ignoring her friend's calls and texts, as he desperately tries to apologize. With advice from a law student friend, she's considering her options, but worries about how it could affect her future grad school applications. 😕 What do you think - harmless prank or creepy invasion? 🤷♀️
Stalking is never harmless, and this friend is a creep 😱
Block him and never speak to him again. NTA 👌
Creepy phone tracker prank leads to friendship breakup. 🤨
Being tracked is no joke, NTA. Trust is broken. 😡
Friend secretly planned to track you, NTA for distancing yourself 😱
Friend tracks phone, apologizes but doesn't make amends. NTA.
NTA. Helpful advice on restoring phone to protect privacy. 📱
NTA. Questioning the legitimacy of tracking someone's location without consent 🙄
Friend puts tracker on phone, NTA considers cutting them off
Commenter warns OP about potential phone invasion and advises to seek professional help. NTA.
Friend's behavior is creepy and potentially dangerous. End the friendship. 😱
🕵️♀️ Is the commenter onto something? Check your phone now!
Trust and privacy violated by friend's creepy phone prank. NTA 👏
🚔 Calling the cops on the 'psycopath' or pulling a harmless prank? 🤔
Friend secretly tracked commenter for 2 weeks, causing fear and anger 😡
Friend invades privacy and makes creepy joke, NTA for cancelling.
Privacy violation is no joke. NTA for being angry 💯
Commenter calls out creepy behavior, confusion over slang term 🤔
Cutting off toxic friends: NTA's response to phone tracker prank 🚫
NTA, keep evidence in case of future stalking incidents. 👍
NTA, but this is a huge violation and supremely creepy 😱
Commenter calls out creepy behavior and denial in replies 🤨
Commenter sympathizes with OP but calls out creepy behavior 🤯
Trust your instincts and cut him out completely. 🚫👥🙅♀️
Friend tracks phone battery via Google Maps, possible other apps 🕵️♂️
Creepy stalker friend tracks phone, seek professional help. NTA. 😱
👍 NTA for cancelling plans, but report the stalker immediately.
Invasion of privacy is a crime. Cut ties and stay safe. 🚨
Friend violated privacy, 'just a joke' excuse is tiring 😡
Commenter responds to phone tracker prank with hilarious warning ⚠️
Concerns raised over privacy and trust in relationship. 👁
Privacy invasion is no joke, especially for women. 😡
User expresses confusion about Snapchat ghost mode, receives helpful explanation
Setting boundaries is important. NTA. 👍
Trust your gut and don't ignore red flags. 👍
Curious about tracking apps? Learn about Life360 and battery monitoring 💻
Red flag alert! Check your phone for suspicious apps 🚩
👍 NTA commenters agree: crossing privacy boundaries is not okay.
Don't take stalking lightly. Trust your gut and cut ties. 😡
Protect your privacy! NTA for feeling violated. Drop the friend.
Cutting off a stalker friend: NTA. 🚫
👏 Stand up for yourself and report this illegal invasion ASAP!
Block him, reset phone, change passwords. Don't let anyone gaslight you. 😱
Friend's prank reveals true colors: unreliable, inconsiderate, and cruel. #NTA 😡
Friend may have installed mirroring app, NTA for cancelling plans.
Cut ties and get a restraining order. This is abusive 😱
Trust your gut feeling, stay away from him. 👍
🛡️ Protect yourself from potential stalkers, NTA did right.
Possible hidden tracker on phone raises concerns among commenters 🤔
🚨 NTA comment calls out stalker behavior, no replies
Trust your gut: Is he really gay or using you? 🤔
Friend puts tracker on phone, NTA for being creeped out. 😱
🙅♀️ NTA. Friend's prank is creepy and not okay.