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And an innocent man ends up dead

LAPD Arrest made in connection with swatting case that killed Wichita man And an innocent man ends up dead
Erik Tate | 31 December, 2017, 02:06

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Tyler Barriss, 25, was arrested in Los Angeles on Friday, according to the Los Angeles Police Department and the Wichita Police Department.

Authorities have not released the name of the man who was killed on Thursday, but relatives have identified him as 28-year-old Andrew Finch.

Livingston said dispatchers were told a man was shot in the head and dead inside the home as well.

U.S. authorities are investigating a police shooting that claimed a man's life during a so-called "swatting" prank.

Other gamers have called for "swatting" to be stopped. The hoaxer gave an interview with social media blogger Keem Star. Two Call of Duty players got into a dispute over a $1.50 wager on UMG's wager platform online. When Mr Finch went to the door, police told him to put his hands up and move slowly. Snitching is when your neighbor is selling weed & you jealous that he bought a brand new auto with that cash so you turn him into the police.

Call of Duty gamer Faze ZooMaa tweeted that, "The same kid who swatted Dallas, threatened to swat NOLA, threatened to swat my girlfriend and I all day, swatted an innocent family today and someone was killed". I'm exhausted of this shit, he need to be thrown in jail.

Neighbours rush to help couple fighting Christmas Eve house fire
They have opened a shelter at the First Baptist Church on East Main Street in Spartanburg for those residents. Firefighters were called to the blaze on Clover Place at about 8.40pm and discovered him inside the building.

Swatting is an internet prank which results in the local police department being called to the scene of a crime that never actually happened. "Ridiculous at this point".

The Finch family on Friday allowed reporters inside their home. According to Finch's family, he didn't play video games and was uninvolved in the dispute.

"When you call for help you're going to get help". A male came to the front door.

Officer Paul Cruz, a spokesman for the Wichita police, said the two city police departments are working with the Federal Bureau of Investigation on the case, but provided no further details including on possible charges or extradition.

A man emerged from the house after police arrived. Police are investigating the circumstances of the call. (The call) went to a substation first, then it was relayed to dispatch, then dispatch gave it to us. We have a lot of information to go through'.

'I DIDNT GET ANYONE KILLED BECAUSE I DIDNT DISCHARGE A WEAPON AND BEING A SWAT MEMBER ISNT MY PROFESSION, ' said one gamer on Twitter, who others said made the swatting call. The false address was Finch's address. In this case, an innocent man was killed. It has been used against women who turned down other gamers' advances, against live-streamers on Twitch, and even against congressional representatives who propose harsher penalties for online harassment. The hoaxers will also change their caller ID to reflect that they are loocal, thus confirming the call's legitimacy. He died later at a hospital as a result of the shooting.

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