The Crime Investigation Department (CID) of Gujarat accused police officials of kidnapping a businessman and forcing him to handover 200 bitcoins worth $1.8 million. It is confirmed that three constables were arrested. The Ahmedabad Mirror reported that the police authorities kidnapped and attacked the local residents demanding digital assets for ransom.
CID charges police officials for attacking individuals demanding BitcoinsIncryptsApr 10, 20180
Feb 18, 2020