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Jake Paul Charged by Police for Criminal Trespassing & Unlawful Assembly

Jake Paul Charged by Police for Criminal Trespassing & Unlawful Assembly

Jake Paul has been charged after allegedly participating in looting and riots, as captured in a viral video.

The 23-year-old YouTube star, who denies that he participated in the looting and riots, was charged by Scottsdale police in Arizona for reportedly unlawfully entering the Scottsdale Fashion Square mall when it was closed, according to ABC 15 Arizona on Thursday (June 4).

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He “was present after the protest was declared an unlawful assembly and the rioters were ordered to leave the area by police,” according to the report, and was charged with criminal trespassing and unlawful assembly, which are misdemeanor charges.

Jake also uploaded a video on Wednesday (June 3) explaining his side of the story, with all money being donated to Black Lives Matter.

Here’s what he’s said in his defense…

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