Red Dead is the one game that has suffered the most imo but GTA Online is still pretty good even with the microtransactions. You can literally make millions per hour now with the new heist. It's not too bad for players that don't want to spend any money.
What did they think was going to happen when they were done with the attack? Apparently someone else bragged at their workplace about their dad taking part and the work colleague reported them to the police