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Tom Cruise Apparent Victim of ‘Swatting’ Hoax

BEVERLY HILLS — Police were called to actor Tom Cruise’s home Thursday after a report of shots fired.

It now appears the call was another case of celebrity swatting.

Authorities are still investigating the source of the call, which they said did not originate inside Cruise’s home.

It was clear if the actor tom-cruisewas home at the time.

In December, police arrested a 12-year-old boy believed to be behind several celebrity “swatting” incidents, including those at the homes of Ashton Kutcher and Justin Bieber.