Omi in a Hellcat was recently arrested for being involved in a $30 million digital piracy fraud scheme. Authorities charged the YouTuber and two of his associates for illegally selling copyrighted video material to thousands of individuals.
As per prosecutors, the trio earned in millions through pirated services between March 2016 and November 2019. Omi used the majority of the money to buy new properties, dozens of cars and other expensive items.
The social media star was arrested from his Swedesboro home on Tuesday, 21 September 2021. The process of his arrest was also documented in a livestream video. The footage went viral immediately upon release, especially among the influencer’s 800,000 subscribers.
Omi in a Hellcat along with Jesse Gonzales and Michael Barone, was charged with 62-count indictments including violations of the Digital Millennium…