Cpl. Albert Werner, of the Upper Pottsgrove Township Police told ESPN that the department received a call from someone acting as the star gamer who told police he killed his father and had tied up his mother in the garage.
Giersdorf returned to the stream, telling friends, "They came in with guns, bro. They literally pulled up", Giersdorf said. "That's scary. The internet's f-- insane".
In the middle of a stream, Giersdorf's dad tells him police are at the door. The battle royale is one of the most-watched video games on streaming platform Twitch, with some players able to attract thousands of viewers to watch them build things, shoot things and do the floss.
Fortunately, one of the officers who arrived at Bugha's house lived in the area and recognized the video game prodigy, averting any potential disaster.
In March, Los Angeles resident Tyler Barriss was sentenced to 20 years in prison for his role in a 2017 swatting incident in Witchita, Kansas, that left a 28-year-old father of two dead after he was shot by a police officer. A subsequent clip captured the streamer's return and explanation of events: "Yeah, I got swatted".
Werner said that police believe that the call came from Europe.
In a 21-second video, Her Royal Highness Queen Olivia Colman has announced the release date for The Crown season 3. Gillian Anderson will also reportedly be joining the fold as former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher .
Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green might be gone, but what they helped accomplish can never be taken away and will long be remembered. The sixth annual Giants of Africa Game, which honours the life of Nelson Mandela, is on December 5 versus the Houston Rockets .
Monday: Mostly cloudy with a few AM showers, afternoon and evening isolated storms, Overnight widespread storms. Tuesday will see highs drop back to the low 80s but showers and thunderstorms could pop up throughout the day.
Britain said last week it would join the mission, while no other USA allies have committed themselves so far. The United States wants an global coalition to monitor and potentially escort commercial ships there.
In March, an American man was sentenced to twenty years in prison for a similar incident that resulted in a shooting. Newly-crowned Fortnite world champion Kyle Giersdorf has been confronted by police in the middle of a game.
Former Ipswich schoolboy Alex Albon has been given a mid-season promotion to one of Formula One's top teams. . Gasly has not just been overshadowed by Max Verstappen at Red Bull: he has experienced a total eclipse.
The company's gondola rides take passengers nearly 3,000 feet above sea level to see views of Howe Sound and nearby waterfalls. Nearly all of the 30 gondola cars attached to the cable crashed to the ground, according to staff working overnight.
World Health Organization specialists explain that the drugs attach anti-bodies to the outside of the EBOLA virus, destroying it. Michael Ryan, executive director of the WHO's health emergencies program, said during Monday's telephone briefing.
This all comes on the heels of multiple reports that Brown has gone AWOL while getting treatment on his frostbitten feet. The players were able to use the helmets last season under a grace period but will have to make the change this season.
In 2008, Epstein pleaded guilty to a felony charge of solicitation of prostitution involving a minor. Maxwell, Epstein's former girlfriend, has denied the allegations.
Body found in Sydney after stabbing incident
NSW Police confirmed one victim, a young woman, was stabbed in a hotel near Clarence St and King St in the central city. Police officers investigate a scene following reports of a stabbing in Sydney , Australia on August 13, 2019 .
Italy's governing coalition facing collapse
Conte said he would no longer accept Salvini's attacks on his ministers and accused him of relying on "slogans". It was unclear when that might happen, since parliament has adjourned for the summer holiday.
Body found in search for Nóra Quoirin
Nora's family said they were convinced she had been abducted but the Malaysian police have said there were no signs of foul play. It comes after the parents of the missing teen offered a £10,000 reward for information that could lead to her safe return.
Liverpool keeper Alisson out for 'next few weeks' says Klopp
If Alisson is set to miss 6-8 weeks of football, he will most likely not feature in the games against both those London clubs. The Reds face Chelsea in the Super Cup final this week, and will also face Arsenal and Chelsea before the end of September.
LG G8X Expected To Launch At IFA 2019
It has a dual rear camera setup accompanied with an LED flash, aligned horizontally, like the one we have seen in G8 ThinQ . But keep in mind these renders are based on leaked CAD files; they're not "official" press images from LG itself.
5 children killed in Pennsylvania daycare fire
The cause of the fire remained under investigation Sunday afternoon, Widomski told the newspaper. Four of the victims were siblings who were being cared for at the day care, the fire chief said.
Nora Quoirin mystic claims girl was lured away by a genie
The family of Nora Quoirin has offered a reward of over 10 thousand euro for information leading to the return of their daughter. The search for the 15 year old, who's an Irish citizen, has entered its 9th day and 353 people are involved in the operation.