GameStop (NYSE: GME) short-seller Andrew Left of Citron Research says an "angry mob" that owns the stock spent the last 48 hours committing multiple crimes against him and his family that he will turn over to the FBI, SEC, and other government agencies.
He said what he experienced is nothing short of "shameful and a sad commentary on the state of the investment community" and he will no longer be commenting on GameStop.
Left said this was not just name-calling and hacking but "serious crimes such as harassment of minor children."
Left said they are "investors who put the safety of family first and when we believe this has been compromised, it is our duty to walk away from a stock."
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