Married NYC couple charged with laundering billions in stolen crypto
- February 9, 2022
- Posted by: MasterAdmin
- Category: Investments
It’s one for the history books.
The Department of Justice announced Tuesday morning the arrest of a married New York City couple allegedly caught trying to launder cryptocurrency stolen during the notorious 2016 hack of the Bitfinex exchange. The proceeds from that boosted crypto — specifically, 119,754 bitcoin — is presently valued at around $4.5 billion, and large chunks of it were on the move as recently as earlier this month.…