Chris Brown victim of ‘swatting’ hoax

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LA police responded to a false emergency call reporting domestic violence.

Chris Brown has become the latest celebrity to be caught by a prank known as ‘swatting’.

LA police responded to a false emergency call reporting domestic violence and the threat of a gun at his home.

When they arrived, Chris wasn’t there and there weren’t any problems.

Swatters make false emergency calls, with the aim of getting loads of police and/or a SWAT (Special Weapons and Tactics) team to the home of a celebrity.

Other swatting targets have included Justin Bieber, Kim Kardashian‘s mum Kris Jenner, Simon Cowell and Tom Cruise.

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