American YouTuber and actor Jake Paul is famous internet personality Logan Paul's brother. Early on Wednesday, August 5th Jake's house was raided by the FBI with a federal search warrant. Check out the video below.
While there is no confirmation as to what the FBI was looking for ABC7 News said it was in connection to the Arizona riot occurred at the end of May, and that they had seized firearms from Paul's home. The FBI made no comment on the evidence recovered. As of now no arrests were made nor are planned.
Paul's house is also home to many members of the YouTuber's collective that either live or work from the house. Paul’s attorney, Richard Schonfeld said that they are "still gathering information and will cooperate with the investigation”. Schonfeld also said Paul was not home at the time of the search. Paul has yet to comment on the incident.
The riot occurred in May was at a mall and the video footage that was retrieved at the time showed Jake Paul filming what seemed to be looting. Recently, Paul was also criticized by the mayor of Calabasas, Alicia Weintraub, for throwing a large party during the pandemic.