Pokémon Go player assaulted and robbed while livestreaming

Pokémon Go player assaulted and robbed while livestreaming

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Even though its userbase has been steadily declining and I had my own reasons to delete the app, there are still a lot of people playing Pokémon Go. When player Rickeybot was livestreaming himself playing the game while walking around New York’s Central Park at 12:13 AM on Monday morning, his camera captured footage of someone assaulting and robbing him. The culprit is seen approaching him from behind and striking a blow to his neck, making Rickeybot fall to the ground with his livestreaming camera pointing up. Because of this, the robber’s face was caught on camera and he can be seen running…

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