An Australian Fortnite streamer has been charged after allegedly assaulting his partner during a live broadcast on Twitch.
Officers from Camden Police were contacted after a witness reported the alleged assault, which took place on Sunday evening.
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The 26-year-old man, known by his handle MrDeadMoth, can be heard on the livestream arguing with his partner, a 21-year-old woman, who repeatedly asked him to stop playing the game. Clips of the incident went viral on Twitter.
“Can you not? I said I’ll be out soon,” the man said, before leaving his seat. Then, what appears to be the sound of a slap can be heard off camera. The woman responded by calling him a “woman basher,” and can be heard sobbing in the background. Read more…More about Tech, Gaming, Domestic Violence, Twitch, and Fortnite