Monday, January 15, 2018

Cali 'Swatting' Swatting Suspect Confronts Kansas Manslaughter Charge

Update on one tech crime consequences and a new danger in the digital world . . .

Suspect in deadly Kansas "swatting" hoax charged with manslaughter

A Los Angeles man accused of making a hoax phone call that led to the death of an innocent man in Wichita, Kansas, has been charged with involuntary manslaughter. 25-year-old Tyler Barriss was arrested in Los Angeles late last month, and authorities there extradited him to Kansas.

5 comments:

Anonymous said...

It's a start. Calgary Canada wants him after Kansas for an incident there.
https://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/man-charged-in-deadly-u-s-swatting-hoax-also-faces-charges-in-calgary-1.3752461

Anonymous said...

Hang him!

Anonymous said...

Sentence him to being ugly for the rest of his life!

Anonymous said...

Why hasn't the trigger-happy meathead cop been charged with murder yet? After all, that's what it is.

Anonymous said...

These shithead cops always walk.