Buck is not a suspect in Gemmel Moore's death or any police investigation at the moment.Nixon said that investigators with the West Hollywood Station of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department notified her that no drugs or paraphernalia was found at Buck's home following her son's death.Meerkat emerged as a media and tech darling, easily winning the war for attention at this year’s SXSW.It initially piggybacked off of Twitter, but was quickly cut off, likely because Twitter has its own plans for a live streaming service built around a company it just acquired, Periscope.He shared stories from his home life, and slowly began to invite fans into it, broadcasting from his apartment, from a cousin’s wedding, while driving in his car or getting a haircut.His broadcasting schedule swelled from one or two hours a day to appearing live in four two-hour sessions. “I was using up around 70GB of data each month, and I’m with Verizon so you know that’s not cheap.” He was addicted to the interaction with the audience, but couldn’t afford to keep up with his costs.
Buck became a successful businessman, pioneering in computer technology, specifically in electronic information services, in Arizona before moving to Los Angeles.'" Nixon said, speaking from her home in Spring Texas.'And my son’s friend was like, "oh my God, that’s that white guy, that wealthy white politician guy…More than 35,000 hours of live video are now streamed on the service each day, and more than a million dollars in tips flow through its platform each month.This growth is part of a broader boom in live streaming services.
'He filed a police report because he said that Buck had held him in his apartment or whatever and had shot him up with a needle with something he didn’t’ know what it was,' Nixon said, 'He called me crying.