YouTuber Arrested For Making Helicopter Shoot Fireworks At Lamborghini

YouTuber Arrested

Alex Choi, a popular YouTuber, has been arrested for a dangerous stunt involving fireworks and a Lamborghini.

Stunt Description

Choi directed a helicopter to shoot fireworks at a speeding Lamborghini in a dry California lakebed.

Serious Charges

He faces charges of "causing the placement of an explosive or incendiary device on an aircraft," which could result in up to 10 years in federal prison.

Behind-the-Scenes Footage

Additional footage allegedly shows Choi coordinating the stunt and thanking a camera company for their involvement.

Video Removal

The 11-minute video has since been removed from Choi's YouTube page.

Legal Violations

The helicopter was flying near the ground without the necessary filming permits, according to the Department of Justice.

Fireworks Purchase

Choi is believed to have bought the fireworks in Nevada, where they are legal, unlike in California.