14 Apr '15, 1pm

‘Bitcoin Baron’ Hacker Arrested By Police in Arizona #bitcoin

‘Bitcoin Baron’ Hacker Arrested By Police in Arizona #bitcoin

The notorious “Bitcoin Baron” hacker has been remanded in custody in Arizona following a six-month police investigation. The serial DDoS attacker, whose real name is Randall Charles Tucker, has openly written and gone on record about his favored practice of taking down websites of government authorities he considers to have committed injustices. The episode which ultimately led to his arrest, Open Ledger reports , involved a YouTube video and an email sent to Arizona local authorities threatening to compromise their systems following the release of a convicted felon who later committed murder. “Hello, My name is Bitcoin Baron and I have something for you. I’m currently attacking mesaaz.gov for their incompetence in the fact that they didn’t keep Ryan Giroux in prison for life for his other felonies, but instead he was out and able to kill someone and injure others,” the em...

Full article: http://cointelegraph.com/news/113953/bitcoin-baron-hacker...

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