Rihanna Joins Chris Brown on List of Celeb Swatting Victims

Prank phone call claimed an intruder shot someone at the singer's home, according to LAPD

By Bruna Nessif Apr 05, 2013 3:13 AMTags
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Add Rihanna to a growing list of swatting victims that also includes her main man, Chris Brown.

The Los Angeles Police Department confirmed to E! News Thursday that a prank phone call was made to authorities alleging an incident occurred at her home, causing police to be dispatched to Ri-Ri's house, only to see upon arrival that nothing was going on. 

So, what story did the perpetrator come up with to get the cops involved?

According to police, they got a call shortly after 3 p.m. that an armed suspect was in the singer's house and had shot somebody. Officers ultimately found no evidence of a crime and nobody was hurt.

Rihanna, who's currently on her Diamonds World Tour, was not at home. Obviously.

Similar incidents have also occurred at the homes of Sean "Diddy" Combs, Miley CyrusJustin BieberAshton Kutcher and neighbors of the Jenner family.