YouTube star accused of lying about attack near gay club

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YouTube Star Accused of Lying About Attack Near Gay Club

LOS ANGELES, CALIF. (KTLA) -- A YouTube star is facing jail time after claiming he was beaten by three men -- but authorities maintain the injuries were self-inflicted

Calum McSwiggan posted a picture of himself saying he was assaulted Monday night because he is gay.

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L.A. County Sherriff's deputies didn't find evidence of his assault claims, and McSwiggan was then arrested for vandalizing a car.

McSwiggan's booking photo doesn't appear to show any injuries, and he was seen hurting himself with a payphone inside a solo jail cell.

He's been charged with making a false police report.

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