"I wish they wouldn't have done it. I wish he would've just done another prank", said Claudia Ruiz, the victim's aunt. He was so young. "I said, don't do it, don't do it", Claudia Ruiz told Valley News Live.
The couple's YouTube channel, which includes pranks such as Perez feeding Ruiz donuts covered in baby powder, typically received between 400 and 900 views per video, and had 218 subscribers.
"I was standing behind a tree just watching, and I couldn't take it anymore", a neighbor told KDAY about his experience watching a helicopter land in Pedro's front yard and medics race out to assist.
A 19-year-old woman was charged Wednesday with fatally shooting her boyfriend outside their home in northwestern Minnesota in what authorities say was a video stunt that went awry. It was just a prank gone wrong. I said, 'Don't do it, don't do it.
A video intended for YouTube captured the shooting death of a Halstad man Monday. night. Monalisa Perez gave police both cameras as evidence.
If convicted, Perez could face a maximum sentence of 10 years and a fine of up to $20,000.