Utopia Drug Marketplace Shutdown

Utopia Drug Marketplace Shutdown

Photo via Curtis Gregory Perry. Today another illicit deep-web marketplace was shut down, this time by Dutch authorities. Five men were arrested in connection with the Utopia drug marketplace, and 900 bitcoins seized from their homes. Dutch prosecutors claim two of the arrested were also involved in the "Black Market Reloaded" illicit marketplace that went offline late last year. Utopia had only been online for nine days, but already had over 13,000 listings including guns, drugs, and murder-for-hire. The dutch announcement of the seizure brags, "Nobody is untouchable - this mission is a....


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