'Swatting' suspect in Kansas, faces manslaughter charge

Tyler Barriss, a suspect in the making of a false police report that led to the death of Wichita resident Andrew Finch, Photo Date: 2015 Photo: Glendale Police Department via MGN.
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WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) — The man accused of placing a "swatting" call that led to the deadly officer-involved shooting in Wichita has been booked into the Sedgwick County Jail.

According to online jail records, Tyler Barriss is charged with involuntary manslaughter; giving false alarm, notifying emergency services and interfering with a law enforcement officer, falsely reporting a felony. The booking report shows Barriss was booked into jail at 3:14 p.m.

He was extradited from the Los Angeles County jail Thursday morning.

Barriss is currently being held in the Sedgwick County jail on a $500,000 bond.

13 NEWS's sister-station KWCH is checking with the Sedgwick County District Attorney's Office to find out when he will make his next court appearance.