Instagram celebrity, Ramoni Abass popularly known as Hushpuppi, has been finally sentenced to 11 years and three months imprisonment by the United States District Court sitting in Central District of California.
He was convicted for money laundering conspiracy through several online scams.
The Monday judgment was delivered by Justice Otis Wright II, which found Hushpuppi guilty of the allegations, including laundering proceeds of a school financing scam, business email compromise and other fraudulent cyber schemes levied against him.
It would be recalled that Hushpuppi was arrested in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, in June 2020 and was extradited to the United States on July 3 for defrauding over 1.9 million people, the majority of them being Americans.
Hushpuppi, 37, pleaded guilty to the charges filed against him.