It’s all fun and games until you get prosecuted.
brothers Alan Stokes and Alex StokesAlso known as Stokes Twins to their nearly five million YouTube subscribers, they are exposed to false detention and gossip allegations in connection with two fake bank robberies. Their popular YouTube channel often features videos showing the couple playing pranks on their friends or other social media challenges.
Orange County prosecutors announced in a press release on Wednesday August 5th that the 23-year-olds were each charged with one offense of wrongful imprisonment for violence, threat, fraud or deceit and a number of offenses. falsely reporting an emergency related to the October 15, 2019 pranks. “
Authorities said Alan and Alex, who were “dressed in all black, wearing ski masks and carrying duffel bags full of cash,” pretended “they had just robbed a bank” and called an Uber. The incident was allegedly filmed by her videographer.