The Los Angeles Police Department was investigating Barriss on allegations that he made similar calls in late 2017, and had planned a meeting with federal prosecutors before arresting the 25-year-old in connection with the Kansas incident.
Swatting is the term when someone calls police with a fake story of a serious ongoing crime - like a killing, hostage situation or bomb threat - in an effort to draw a large police presence to an address.
According to online jail records, Tyler Barriss is charged with involuntary manslaughter; giving false alarm, notifying emergency services and interfering with a law enforcement officer, falsely reporting a felony.
Barriss was arrested in a Los Angeles transitional recovery center, law enforcement sources told NBC.
As of writing, the length of his sentence is still unknown and will re-appear in court on January 25th. His bond for release has been set by the court at $500,000. The address he provided police was not that of the intended target, however, and 28-year-old Andrew Finch, who was not involved in the dispute, was shot and killed by police while exiting the house. Instead, one gamer is said to have provided two others with the Wichita address where Finch was killed. She also said he wasn't a part of the gaming community.
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Tyler Barriss is read his official charges including involuntary manslaughter.
The false call made by Barriss is believed to have been the result of an online dispute between two Call of Duty players. "He doesn't play video games", Finch said.
Barriss has also been linked to swatting incidents in IL and New Hampshire, according to court records.
Prosecutors allege he made a call from Los Angeles on December 28 with a fake story about a shooting and kidnapping at a home in Wichita; responding police officers fatally shot a man at the home. Calgary police are charging Barriss with mischief and fraud.
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