Darknet drug dealers handed over $4 million in confession

According to CoinDesk, dark-net drug dealer Richard Castro was confiscated for $4 million, including bitcoin, after acknowledging money laundering and conspiracy to distribute controlled substances. Richard Castro is said to have accepted Bitcoin as a drug payment and washed money in different ways, including using Bitcoin wallets. As part of the guilty plea agreement, Richard Castro agreed to surrender $4,156,198.18 in illegal income, including his seven different bitcoin wallets.