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OKC Thunder Kevin Durant tweeted late Tuesday night that his Instagram account had been hacked.
My Instagram just got hacked by this creep @liey_nyc….smh get a life
— Kevin Durant (@KDTrey5) June 12, 2013
Durant, who has over 1.4 million followers and goes by the handle @SniperJones35, had his username and bio changed by the hacker:
There’s nothing to see when visiting the IG offender’s Twitter – it’s empty with about 40 followers. The hacked account, @SniperJones0612, has since been deleted, however, a fan has registered Durant’s original username, which we’re sure he will try to regain.
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