Robbery

‘Discount Bitcoin Bandit’ Could Face 10 Years for Cryptocurrency Armed Robberies

A woman from East Hollywood, California, has been convicted of robbery relating to peer-to-peer Bitcoin trades. Precious Lanay Fitzgerald was one of two involved in the incidents that awarded the pair the moniker ‘Discount Bitcoin Bandits’.The 29-year-old may face a prison sentence of up to 10 years for the cryptocurrency robbery. Exacerbating the maximum possible...
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Bitcoin Mining Bandits Arrested in Malaysia

Malaysian authorities have arrested five individuals in connection with the robbery of 85 Bitcoin mining units. The machines were taken from a shop in the town of Seremban on October 29.The units themselves were valued at around $10,000. Those behind the robbery are thought to have stolen the machines to deploy them themselves.Five Arrested in...
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