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Celebs now targets in hoax 911 calls

BY ANTHONY MCCARTNEY

AP ENTERTAINMENT WRITER

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Celebrities have long contended with the occasional downsides of stardom - tabloid scandals, stalkers, box office bombs, the paparazzi. Now, add "swatting" to the list - a prank that sends police charging to the gates of stars' homes on false reports of gunmen, hostages or other crimes in progress.

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