Corrupt Silk Road DEA Agent was charged for stealing Bitcoins during the government’s investigation of Silk Road.
A former FBI agent testified that he directly traced millions in bitcoin to the laptop of Ross Ulbricht, the man behind the online black marketplace Silk Road.
The U.S. Marshals Service is likely to sell off 50,000 bitcoins, confiscated from Silk Road in 2013, at lower prices.
New Dark Web’s drug market, called Evolution, allows customers to buy stolen credit card numbers and weapons.
Silk Road 2.0., illicit black market website, was shut down by U.S. authorities, while the website operator was arrested for drug trafficking, computer hacking, money laundering and other crimes.