The federal Bureau of investigation u.s. (FBI) has said that Sergey Sergeevich Medvedev, a Russian citizen recently arrested in Bangkok, was the co-founder and second in command of the group Infraud, a famous group of international cyber crime. It has been reported that, at the time of his arrest, Mr. Medvedev would have been in possession of more than 100 000 Bitcoins.
Source : Pixabay. Medvedev has amassed over 100,000 Bitcoins.
A cybercriminal arrested in Thailand
Sergey Medvedev is accused of being the co-founder of the union of cybercrime Infraud. The american authorities have stopped the criminal activities of this individual. Mr. Medvedev, a Russian national, fled Thailand six years ago. The thai department for the repression of crime (SSC) has identified the man for 30 years. It is this institution that has been able to pass this information to the FBI. The american authority has also made a request for the realization of this survey.
The SSC has stated that the United States has sought help from the thai police, and the police commissioner has ordered the department to work on the case by the end of 2017. The hacks related to crypto-currencies have made a lot buzz on the web. The community of digital currency is also concerned about the present situation. The actions implemented by the authorities of different countries greatly help to reduce these criminal activities.
Source : Pixabay. A Russian national is at the origin of the theft of Bitcoins worth more than $ 800 million.
Medvedev in possession of more than 100 000 Bitcoins
Medvedev was arrested during a raid in his apartment in Sukhumvit. More than 30 police officers have been in charge of this arrest. The officers of the SSC have seized numerous documents and a laptop. The investigators of the SSC reported that Mr Medvedev has sold illegal products online in exchange for Bitcoins. The media thai, Bangkok Post, reported that judging by the evidence obtained during the descent of the 2 February, Medvedev has earned more than 100 000 Bitcoins which were valued at approximately $ 900 million.
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