24-year old YouTuber Austin Jones was arrested at Chicago's O'Hare Airport with two charges of child pornography production. The singer who has over 500,000 YouTube subscribers was accused of using apps like Facebook and iMessage to solicit sexually explicit videos from underage teenage girls ranging from 14 to 15 years old.
Pressuring young fans to prove they were his biggest fans, he allegedly took full advantage of his fame for the girls expose themselves. The said criminal complaints can be seen here. If convicted, Austin will face minimum of 15 years in prison.
Austin gained popularity online from doing different a capella song covers along with his original songs.
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