Kardashians become swatting victims

Published Saturday, 19 January 2013
Comments
Toggle font size
Print

The Kardashians have become the latest celebrity 'swatting' victims following a hoax call on Friday.

Kardashians become swatting victims

Police took over Bruce and Kris Jenner's Hidden Hills home near Los Angeles after receiving a 911 call claiming someone had been shot inside the house, according to TMZ.com.

The caller told authorities he or she was locked in a closet in the house.

Sources tell the website officers locked down the neighbourhood as they searched the Jenner estate. Bruce, Kris and their daughters Kylie and Kendall were asked to wait outside their home as police verified the family wasn't in any danger.

Police insiders tell TMZ.com it was all a hoax and the Kardashian clan fell victim to the 'swatting' craze.

Earlier this week, police were called to Tom Cruise's Beverly Hills home to check out a false alarm.

Other recent victims have included Ashton Kutcher and Justin Bieber.

Comments Comments
0 Comments
No comments. Be the first to comment.
POST A COMMENT:
Name:  
Email address*:    
Location:  
Validation:
House Rules:  
Your Comment:  
[All comments are moderated and will not appear immediately. Your name, location and comment will be displayed on this page if your post passes moderation.]

Watch the best on UTV

UTV main logo
Coronation Street
24 October - 8:30 pm

Coronation Street

Will Kylie confess to David? Michelle and Ste...

Lesser Spotted Ulster
24 October - 8:00 pm

Lesser Spotted Ulster

Joe Mahon visits Culdaff in Co Donegal, where...

MOST POPULAR GALLERIES
Lynda Bellingham: 1948-2014
Mon 20 October 2014
Ryder Cup 2014 - Day One
Fri 26 September 2014
The X Factor: Judges
Fri 03 October 2014