G Herbo was arrested in December of 2020 and charged with conspiracy to commit wire fraud, two counts of aggravated identity theft and one count of forfeiture. Authorities say G Herbo and five associates used stolen IDs to purchase designer dogs, private jet flights, limousine rides and vacations over a four-year period, totaling $1.5 million. In May of 2021, G Herbo was allegedly caught lying to a federal agent in connection to the 2020 case and an additional charge was added.
On July 28, G Herbo appeared in court to officially plea in his $1.5 million credit card fraud case, where he pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud and one count of making a false statement to a federal officials. According to the Department of Justice, Herbo admitted during his plea deal that he is personally responsible for $139,878 in victim losses. As part of his plea deal, G Herbo will have to pay the money he admitted to thieving back, according to the Chicago Tribune.