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IrelandIrishman jailed in the US for running online black market site

01:00  27 july  2019
01:00  27 july  2019 Source:   extra.ie

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An Irishman was jailed in the US for his part in the operation of an online black market site.

Gary Davis, who is from Kilpedder, Co Wicklow, was extradited from Ireland to New York in relation to the website Silk Road.

On Thursday Mr Davis appeared in Manhattan Federal Court where he was sentenced to 78 months in prison, following a guilty plea in court last November.

Irishman jailed in the US for running online black market site © Provided by Associated Newspapers (Ireland) Limited, t/a dmg Media Ireland He will also have to pay over €22,000 in fines and will be supervised for three years following his release from prison.

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The site recently come under scrutiny because many of its vendors sell synthetic opioids, like fentanyl, which play a central role in the nationwide overdose It was not the first time that the United States and European authorities worked together on online black markets . The Dutch authorities said they

Silk Road operated from 2011 until 2013 and during that time approximately €200 million worth of drugs were sold through the site.

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The site was also a marketplace for hacking activity and other criminal activity according to prosecutors.

The creator of the site was, Ross Ulbricht, was sentenced to life in prison in 2015.

Manhattan US Attorney Geoffrey S Berman said: ‘Davis’s arrest, extradition from Ireland, conviction, and prison sentence should send an unmistakable message: the dark web does not cast shadows long enough to protect criminals from the long arm of the law.’

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