How far would you go for puppy love? For one 18-year-old American identified as Pratt, it was a journey of more than 7, 000 miles from Ohio all the way to Jiangshan, Zhejiang province in China. Pratt had traveled overseas to meet up with a friend he'd met online, a trip that hadn't only ended in disappointment, but nearly in his death.

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