30 Mar '15, 6pm

Justice Department charges 2 former agents with bitcoin money laundering:

Justice Department charges 2 former agents with bitcoin money laundering:

The Justice Department is charging two former federal agents who were investigating a black market digital currency website with stealing money they recovered. The federal agents were part of task force that ultimately shut down the illegal Silk Road website in 2013, but not before Carl Force, an undercover agent with the Drug Enforcement Administration, and Secret Service special agent Shaun Bridges funneled bitcoin digital currency from the investigation into their personal accounts, the DOJ alleges . Federal investigators are charging Force, 46, with wire fraud, money laundering and theft of government property. ADVERTISEMENT Force, who was arrested Friday, went undercover with the target of the investigation, Ross Ulbricht, who has since been convicted of running Silk Road.Federal investigators allege Force created other fake online profiles that he used to take digita...

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