31 Mar '15, 10am

Silk Road Investigators Charged With Bitcoin Laundering

The case of the Silk Road online illegal drug marketplace has found itself back in the news, as criminal accusations tied to the bitcoins that funded the site have been tangled up in another criminal matter. Former Drug Enforcement Administration officer Carl Mark Force IV and former Secret Service officer Shaun Bridges have been charged with money laundering and fraud, according to The New York Times , which reported the details of the case that was revealed in Federal Court in San Francisco on Monday (March 30). Force and Bridges are both ex-federal agents who were on the investigation team that took down the Silk Road site and cracked the identity of the criminal mastermind of the bitcoin-funded illegal online drug ring. According to the criminal complaint documents obtained by The Times , Force “stole and converted to his own personal use a sizable amount of bitcoins [...

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