The CEO of a bitcoin exchange has been arrested and charged with running an illegal scheme to sell more than $1 million in bitcoins, the fast-growing digital currency, to users of Silk Road, the notorious online drug emporium, according to a statement from federal prosecutors
Bitcoin Exchange CEO Arrested By Gerry Smith The founder of a prominent Bitcoin exchange company has been arrested and charged with running an illegal scheme to sell the digital currency to customers trafficking narcotics on the now-defunct drug website Silk Road, prosecutors said Monday . In the latest development connected to the Silk Road case, U.S. officials have arrested the CEO of Bitcoin exchange, BitInstant. Charlie Shrem, co-founder and chief executive of BitInstant, was taken into custody in New York on Sunday and charged with money laundering, operating an unlicensed money transmitting business, and failing to report suspicious activity. Robert … The arrested CEO is the founder of BitInstant, a currently inactive Bitcoin exchange that has received support from the Winklevoss twins, who are scheduled to testify at this week's hearings.Â The CEO of a bitcoin exchange has been arrested on charges of selling bitcoins to be used to buy and sell illegal drugs anonymously. Charlie Shrem, the 24-year-old CEO of BitInstant, along with Bitcoin exchange CEO arrested for money laundering. by Jose Pagliery @Jose_Pagliery January 28, 2014: 10:16 AM ET . Charlie Shrem is the CEO of BitInstant. He was arrested by federal authorities
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