Shootings

Encinitas home of famous online gamer shot at with BB gun

Encinitas home of famous online gamer shot at with BB gun

A popular professional gamer who has racked up more than 90 million views on the streaming website Twitch said someone shot at his Encinitas home on Sept. 10 and Sept. 11, according to authorities and online videos.

The Sheriff’s Department confirmed they responded two days in a row to investigate a reported shooting at a residence in the city.

Someone in the home called 911 about a window of a Porsche sedan that had been shot out about 7:15 a.m. Monday, sheriff’s officials said. The next day, a resident from the same address called about 10:15 a.m. to report another window at the home had been shattered.

Investigators later determined a BB gun was used in the shootings,...

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