US federal agent investigating Silk Road admits $800,000 bitcoin

  • US federal agent investigating Silk Road admits $800,000 bitcoin theft
  • Bridges belonged to a Baltimore-based federal task force that investigated Silk Road.
  • Related: Silk Road: undercover DEA agent turned bitcoin thief pleads guilty
  • Silk Road operated for more than two years until it was shut down in October 2013 having generated more than $214m in sales of drugs and other illicit goods using bitcoin, prosecutors said.
  • Shaun Bridges, a former secret service member, pleads guilty to money laundering after another member of same task force admitted to similar crimes

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Shaun Bridges, a former secret service member, pleads guilty to money laundering after another member of same task force admitted to similar crimes


US federal agent investigating Silk Road admits $800,000 bitcoin