Witches and Warlocks

Police don’t normally turn to witches and warlocks to find their fugitives.

Alfred Hightower was located in Canada by his IP address when American police subpoenaed Blizzard Entertainment to identify his World of Warcraft account. Questing, it seems, is not all fun and games when on the run.

See the story on the Ottawa Citizen.


  1. And did the ISP turn over the street address of the person based on the IP address with no questions asked, or did the US police officer have a warrant? Even warlocks may have privacy interests…