Shooting in Pismo Beach was a false alarm, possible ‘Swatting’

Police responded to a false report of a shooting at a home on Wave Ave. in Pismo Beach. A man called Pismo Beach police about 2:34 p.m. Friday saying he had shot his girlfriend and had his daughter inside a home.
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Police responded to a false report of a shooting at a home on Wave Ave. in Pismo Beach. A man called Pismo Beach police about 2:34 p.m. Friday saying he had shot his girlfriend and had his daughter inside a home.

Lindsey Holden writes about housing, immigration and everything in between for The Tribune in San Luis Obispo. She also covers northern San Luis Obispo County city governments and school districts. Lindsey joined The Tribune in 2016 after working for the Rockford Register Star in Illinois. She’s a native Californian raised in the Midwest and is a proud graduate of two Chicago schools: DePaul University and Northwestern University.