After Justin Bieber was photographed smoking what looked like a joint earlier this week, some of his fans have taken to Twitter to protest against his actions in one of the worst possible ways.

Late last night and early into this morning, the shocking hashtag #cut4bieber was trending, linked to images of self-harm that a select group of Beliebers were uploading to Twitter, threatening to kill themselves if Justin doesn't stop smoking.

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We've chosen not to display the images - whether fake or real (but some look incredibly realistic), and instead urge Beliebers NOT to take this course of action.

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If you're struggling with self-harm or are worried about a friend, please visit MIND for advice and support.

For more information and confidential advice, call The Samaritans on 08457 90 90 90 or YoungMinds on 0808 802 5544.

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