At Least 10 Killed In Buffalo Grocery Store Shooting Livestreamed To Twitch – Leak Herald

13 people were shot at a Buffalo, NY supermarket on Saturday by an 18-year-old white male streaming live to Twitch, with 10 succumbing to their injuries, according to multiple reports.

The shooter pulled up to a Tops Friendly Market, wearing tactical gear, around 2:30 p.m., injuring a security guard and three other store employees. The FBI noted that the assailant drove from hours away to commit the mass shooting, adding that the incident is being investigated as a hate crime.

When the Amazon-owned gaming platform Twitch caught wind of what as happening, the gunman’s channel was shut down. “We are devastated to hear about the shooting that took place this afternoon in Buffalo. Our hearts go out to the community impacted by this tragedy,” a spokesperson said in a statement obtained by CNN. “Twitch has a zero-tolerance policy against violence of any kind and works swiftly to respond to all incidents. The user has been indefinitely suspended from our service, and we are taking all appropriate action, including monitoring for any accounts rebroadcasting this content.”

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