10 Killed In Buffalo Grocery Store Shooting Livestreamed To Twitch; Suspect Identified

13 people were shot BuffaloNY Supermarket Saturday Live Streaming by Payton Gendron—an 18-year-old white male Twitch—according to 10, succumbed to his injuries multiple reports,

The attackers dragged a top friendly market, wearing tactical gear and carrying an assault weapon, while shooting a security guard and three other store employees. The FBI noted that he went hours away to commit the mass shooting, adding that the incident is being investigated as a hate crime.

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

While the victims of the Buffalo shooting have not yet been identified by name, Gendron has now been charged with first-degree murder.