Jennifer Love Hewitt quits Twitter

Last Updated: Jul 05, 2013, 08:37 AM IST

Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Love Hewitt has announced she has quit micro-blogging site Twitter because she received "threats".

The 34-year-old has decided to shut her account on the social networking site because too many users have sent her vile messages and she can`t handle all the negativity, reports

"Unfortunately, with all the negativity people choose to send on Twitter as well as threats to their own well-being. I`m sad to say Twitter is No longer for me. I have enjoyed all the kindness and love that came my way, as well as support. But this break is needed,” she tweeted.

She also urged her followers and other Twitter users not to use the website for hate.

"Life should be filled with positivity and holding each other up, not making threats and sending bad vibes. To those of you who made it a joy Thank you from the bottom of my heart,” she tweeted.