A Texas YouTuber accused of recording himself going greater than 150 mph on a bike down a Colorado freeway has been arrested in his residence state, and the extradition course of is underway.
Rendon Dietzmann, 32, was arrested Feb. 7 in Denton County, Texas, on Colorado State Patrol’s extraditable warrant, the El Paso County District Lawyer introduced Friday.
The method of taking him again to Colorado, for his first courtroom look, is in progress.
Denton County Sheriff’s Workplace on-line arrest information present Dietzmann was charged with assault, which isn’t one of many fees listed on the warrant for the rushing case from Sep. 28, 2023, when Dietzmann allegedly zoomed between Colorado Springs and the Denver metro space in 20 minutes on Interstate 25 for social media functions.
The drive between the 2 cities usually takes an hour.
The video, not on YouTube however shared by CSP final month, seems to indicate Dietzmann going at excessive speeds whereas squeezing by small gaps in visitors and touring on the freeway shoulder.
Dietzmann is called Gixxer Brah on YouTube. His web page description says, “I prefer to wheelie… and go quick.” The account has greater than 250,000 subscribers and almost 500 movies posted to its web page, with the latest add six days in the past.
YouTube beforehand instructed Fox Information Digital that it has eliminated content material from the channel up to now, including that its insurance policies prohibit “dangerous or harmful acts” that “have a critical threat of extreme bodily hurt or demise.”
Dietzmann was needed on fees of menacing, partaking in a velocity contest, reckless endangerment, reckless driving, rushing 40 mph over the restrict, partaking in an exhibition of velocity and driving with out license plates connected.
Colorado State Patrol coordinated with the Dallas Police Division in Texas and the El Paso County District Lawyer’s Workplace to determine the rider as Dietzmann. He was arrested at a house in Justin, Texas.