10 Oct '13, 2am

Eight more arrested in Bitcoin drug den bust: Buying and selling illegal drugs on the Internet using a virtual...

isn’t as fun as it used to be. The Associated Press , via NPR , reports that law enforcement officials in the United Kingdom , Sweden and the United States have arrested eight more individuals who have connections to Silk Road, the now-shuttered online drug den that accepted digital currency Bitcoin as a form of payment. The AP says that “most if not all the arrests took place within a couple of days of last week’s capture of Silk Road’s alleged mastermind, Ross Ulbricht , in San Francisco,” which likely means that they have enough evidence to unravel the entire drug ring just from data they seized during the initial raid.

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