The rise of Jake Paul, the YouTube megastar whose home was raided by the FBI as part of an ongoing investigation
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Jake Paul is a 23-year-old YouTube star who got his start on video-sharing app Vine.
The former Disney Channel actor has nearly 20 million subscribers on YouTube, where he posts vlogs and pranks.
Paul appeared to marry fellow YouTuber Tana Mongeau in 2019, but it was later revealed that the marriage was fake.
The FBI raided Paul’s Calabasas, California mansion on Wednesday as part of an ongoing investigation into unspecified “criminal acts” regarding Paul’s May visit to a Scottsdale, Arizona, mall, an agency spokesperson said.
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Jake Paul, 23, is one-half of the Paul brothers, two of the most recognizable and controversial YouTube stars. Paul garnered online fame on Vine before even graduating high school, and found early notoriety as a star on Disney Channel.
Since then, Paul has gained millions of followers across social