Federal law enforcement officers jailed Graham Clark, 17 of Tampa, Florida, for apparently masterminding the recent Twitter hack.
They declare he thieved $120,000 worth of Bitcoin during the first hours of the rip-off.
It’& rsquo; s uncertain if Clark, who is facing 30 felony charges, and the two others, acted alone, police said.
The investigation is continuous.
Florida Law Enforcement authorities working with the FBI, IRS, and Secret Service jailed Graham Clark, 17, for his supposed involvement in the Twitter hack that hijacked blue checkmark accounts of the similarity previous president Barack Obama, governmental confident Joe Biden, service magnate Elon Musk, Kanye West and others.
By Colin Harper.
Federal police officers state they’& rsquo; ve found the culprit behind the most terrible hack in Twitter’& rsquo; s history: a 17-year-old kid.
COPS ARRESTED A 17 YEAR OLD WHO THEY SAY MASTERMINDED THE TWITTER HACK.
An early morning raid staged by a joint task force of federal law enforcement officers caught a Tampa, Florida teen who they declare managed the biggest hack in Twitter’& rsquo; s history. 2 other teenagers—– one from Naples, Florida, and the other from Bognor Regis, a seaside resort on the southern coast of England—– were consequently arrested.
Tampa Teen and 2 others apprehended in Twitter “” BitCon””.
Private investigators stated that KYC records gotten from Binance and Coindesk, which showed stolen Bitcoin moving into customer accounts, led them to the suspects.