U.S. FBI arrests owner of dark web Deer.io using Bitcoin for trading

According to Cointelegraph, Kirill Victorovich Firsov, owner of Russia's anonymous trading market Deer.io, was arrested by FBI officials at John F. Kennedy Airport in New York on March 7. Court documents stated that Firsov was the mastermind behind Deer.io. Deer.io is a website that provides dark web services in exchange for Bitcoin. The FBI estimates that the site has facilitated transactions worth more than $ 17 million.