The civil guard of Spain and Europol to disrupt the activities of eight drug traffickers, who organized a large criminal conspiracy to distribute LSD. The detainees seized about $5 million in bitcoins, says Fortune.
In addition to bitcoins seized during the searches at seven different locations in Spain and Austria, the police found 800 thousand doses of LSD, 2.3 million euros in cash, properties worth 1 million euros and 10 luxury cars. Also, the investigation was closed two drug laboratories
According to Europol, the group worked in Spain in 2012, selling drugs through the darknet. She owned websites enjoyed a high reputation among users.
Drug products sold in this hundreds of different countries under the guise of legal goods, for example, additives for cement.
Earlier in June, ForkLog reported that detainee in the U.S. the 36-year-old Frenchman Gal Vallerius pleaded guilty to distributing drugs on the darknet. He faces 20 years in prison.