U.S. Feds Seized Nearly $1 Billion in Bitcoin from Wallet Linked to Silk Road

ElectricSheep

Level 14
Verified
Aug 31, 2014
656
On Tuesday, someone emptied out one of the most mysterious and most valuable Bitcoin wallets in existence, which contained almost $1 billion dollars linked to the notorious Silk Road dark web market.
We now know who did it: the U.S. government.
On Thursday, the Department of Justice announced that it had seized the wallet.
 
Top