Silk Road, bitcoin drug marketplace, shut downSubmitted by beersnob on Wed, 10/02/2013 - 13:29
It would seem that time has run out for the Silk Road marketplace. The owner and creator of the site, going by Dread Pirate Roberts, DPR, or Silk Road, has been arrested. Ross William Ulbricht, 29, was the subject of a two year long investigation by the FBI.
Details are in the criminal complaint.