DOJ seizes $3. 6B in bitcoins after busting entrepreneur couple in Bitfinex laundering scheme

Published Feb 08 2022 at 8:13 PM GMT
  • The US Justice Department (DOJ) has seized over 94,000 bitcoins that were allegedly stolen in the 2016 hack of crypto exchange Bitfinex and arrested a married couple suspected to have laundered the money, the department announced today.
  • The couple " Ilya Lichtenstein, 34, and Heather Morgan, 31 " faces charges of conspiring to launder money.



  • Published Feb 8, 2022 8:13 PM GMT