Who Is Benjamin Kickz Aka Benjamin Kapelushnik? Miami Social Media Personality Arrested

 

Such a sneakerhead kid is Benjamin Kapelushnik. ( Source : Instagram )

A young man who gained notoriety on social media for supplying wealthy customers with high-end footwear On suspicion of robbery, Benjamin Kapelushnik, commonly known as Benjamin Kickz or the Sneaker Don, was detained.

Benjamin Kapelushnik, a 22-year-old American businessman and sneaker reseller also known as Benjamin Kickz or the Sneaker Don, was born on October 14, 1999.

With his self-made sneaker business, Kapelushnik, then 16, generated close to US$1 million in sales and attracted high-profile customers like DJ Khaled and Odell Beckham Jr.

Kapelushnik was listed in both The Guardian's "teen power list" and Fortune's "18 Under 18" lists in 2016.The arrest of 21-year-old Benjamin Kapelushnik, also known as Benjamin Kickz in the year 2021, was made public by the Miami-Dade State Attorney's Office.


Why Was Benjamin Kickz Aka Benjamin Kapelushnik Arrested?

In the year 2021, a young guy who gained notoriety on social media for supplying affluent customers with high-end sneakers was detained on robbery-related charges.

The Miami-Dade State Attorney's Office reported that Benjamin Kapelushnik, also known as Benjamin Kickz, 21, had been taken into custody.

On Instagram, Benjamin Kapelushnik has consistently been quite active.
On Instagram, Benjamin Kapelushnik has consistently been quite active. ( Source : Instagram )

According to Miami Beach Police, the incident happened on New Year's Eve at the Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami Beach.

Authorities claim that in the hotel lobby, a group of guys, including Kapelushnik, got into a verbal altercation with a group of men, including a 19-year-old and several buddies.

According to detectives, Kapelushnik requested the 19-year-phone old's because he thought the young guy had snapped a picture of him without his consent.

According to the records, Kapelushnik turned in his $7,500 bond.  Kapelushnik joined a first-time offender diversion program after the incident. If he completes the program, his charges will be dismissed.

Benjamin Kickz Aka Benjamin Kapelushnik Age: How Old Is He?

Born on October 14, 1999, in Brooklyn, New York, Benjamin Kapelushnik was raised in Miami, Florida. He will be 22 years old in 2022. He is a Russian immigrant's son.

Kapelushnik graduated from Fort Lauderdale High School but afterwards received home education. When Kapelushnik was in middle school, his mother gave him a pair of Nikes, which sparked his passion in footwear.

Another handsome youngster is Benjamin Kapelushnik.
Another handsome youngster is Benjamin Kapelushnik. ( Source : Instagram )

Soon after, Kapelushnik started consulting sneaker magazines and the sneaker secondary market while spending some of his bar-mitzvah funds on new pairs of sneakers.

Kapelushnik started purchasing shoes in large quantities, including 85 pairs of Air Jordan 1s, using the money he made from some of his first sales and from his parents. 

Benjamin Kickz Aka Benjamin Kapeluchnik Net Worth

Benjamin Kapelushnik, a well-known web celebrity, enjoys a sizable income from his prosperous career. His estimated net worth as of 2022 is $2 million.

Kapelushnik's reselling company took off in 2014 after a client introduced him to DJ Khaled, a record producer. Kapelushnik and Khaled grew friends, and Kapelushnik is frequently seen on Khaled's Snapchat.

Additionally, Benjamin Kapelushnik has some wonderful buddies.
Additionally, Benjamin Kapelushnik has some wonderful buddies. ( Source : Instagram )

Kapelushnik has been discussed on CNN, The Daily Show, The Great Big Story, Closing Bell, Business Insider, and Complex. Kapelushnik made an appearance on a 2 Chainz-hosted edition of Most Expensive in 2018.

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