Video Gamers

KNSS News
June 13, 2018 - 2:13 pm
Two online gamers whose alleged dispute over a Call of Duty WWII video game bet of $1.50 ultimately led police to fatally shoot a Wichita man not involved in the argument will make their first appearances in court Wednesday in a case of "swatting" that has drawn national attention. Casey Viner, 18...
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Dreamstime
January 03, 2018 - 1:12 pm
A 25-year-old Los Angeles man wanted in Kansas has waived extradition proceedings in California and will face a felony allegation that he made a hoax emergency call that led to the fatal police shooting of a Wichita resident. Tyler Barriss appeared in Los Angeles Superior Court on Wednesday and...
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Dreamstime
November 29, 2017 - 8:42 pm
A Houston man playing video games in an online group says he and others heard the gunshots that hundreds of miles away killed a Kansas man and his mother this past weekend. Three to four players, including one from Canada, were playing online Saturday night when one of them and his mother were shot...
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