Fortnite World Champ “Bugha” swatted during Sunday livestream

In the middle of streaming Fortnite last night, Kyle “Bugha” Giersdorf left mid-game when the police arrived at the 16-year-old’s home. Someone called the cops during his stream. Burgha had been swatted.

Swatting is when someone calls the police on a streamer while they’re playing a game live. It’s dangerous; in 2017 a 28-year-old Kansas man was shot and killed in a swatting incident after someone made false reports of a hostage situation.

Thankfully, Bugha’s swatting incident didn’t…

// HT