Joshua Peters, a US Air Drive vet who hangs out on Twitch playing video games, was the victim of Rs 2007 Gold your swatting hoax last week, during which his home was stormed and also the police reportedly pointed firearms at his brothers. Streaming as Koopatroopa787, Peters had around 62, 000 people watching him play Runescape if your raid took place. You can see as soon as his mother tells him what are you doing in the video beneath. "I see you submitting my address", Peters later says about his stream. "I had police point a gun at my little brothers because regarding you. They could have already been shot, they could have died because you chose to SWAT my personal stream. I don't give a s*** as to what you have against me, or what I did to you personally. For that, I am at some sort of loss for words. Your gripe is with me at night so let it be with me and involve my family in any way, shape or form with this particular. They don't deserve in which. "
Peters told ABC Media (via Game Politics) he wasn't aware of having it . a "beef" against your ex. "It was more or maybe less a wake-up call that I have to be careful. It can happen to be able to anybody, " he said. "I came back about after and told everyone the thing that was going on. I knew the individual that did it was watching and I wanted to make them aware you can't do this. "