California suspect in fatal hoax 911 call jailed in Kansas

California suspect in fatal hoax 911 call jailed in Kansas

In that case, the intended victim, Lisa Vannatta, who streams about gaming and technology under the name STPeach, was warned about the possible swatting by a viewer; she then contacted 911 herself to inform the police that it was a hoax. Barriss has also been charged with reporting a false alarm, and interference with a law enforcement officer.

But Barriss was in Los Angeles, not Kansas, and there was no hostage situation.

As of writing, the length of his sentence is still unknown and will re-appear in court on January 25th. Bond was set at $500,000.

More information on the charges can be found on the official Wichita Eagle website. When the SWAT team arrived and a man, Andrew Finch, answered the door, an officer shot him. "He doesn't play video games", Finch said. Bariss is the one who allegedly made the phone call to the Wichita police.

There is no update regarding punishment for the Call of Duty player that apparently provided Finch's address as his own. As reported by Glixel, Barriss could face a maximum fine of $300,000 and up to 36 months in prison under the manslaughter charge.

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Eyewitness News has learned that Tyler Barriss is coming to Kansas.

Police report that Barriss made the initial emergency call, stating that he had killed his father and was holding the rest of his family hostage.

"Swatting" is the term used when someone calls police with a false report of an ongoing crime.

Authorities allege that a dispute over an online video game led Barriss to call a Wichita, Kan., police dispatcher and falsely claim that he had shot his father and was holding two other people hostage inside a Wichita home on December 28. The woman involved in the Calgary incident reportedly told police that Barriss targeted her because of her online presence, according to Rolling Stone.

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