Nigerian Instagram celebrity, Hushpuppi who was arrested for fraud has reportedly agreed to a plea deal, according to a fresh report by international journalist, Evan Ratliff.
The 38-year old whose real name is Ramon Olorunwa Abbas was arrested in Dubai last year, he is currently facing charges for Business email compromise and Money laundering. He could face a maximum of 20-years in prison if found guilty on these charges.
However, a fresh report by Evan Ratliff has indicated that Hushpuppi is willing to agree to a plea deal. He gained massive following on social media especially Instagram where he showcases his rich lifestyle to his followers, buying some of the world’s most expensive cars, clothes, flying private jets and more.
UPDATE: Ramon Abbas aka Ray Hushpuppi agreed today to plead guilty in federal court to conspiracy to engage in money laundering, of funds from business email compromise scams and other online heists. He'll face up to 20 years in prison at sentencing. https://t.co/PCg6evhusb
— Evan Ratliff (@ev_rat) July 28, 2021
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