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Irish Man Gets 3 Years in Prison for $2 Million Cryptocurrency Theft

Posted on November 19th, 2020 by Kyle Torpey and filed under Bitcoin.
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According to The Irish Times, a 21-year old man in Ireland received a three-year sentence for his role in SIM swap attacks that led to the theft of cryptocurrency.

Kyle Torpey

Kyle is the creator of The Crypto Feed. Before founding The Crypto Feed, Kyle was a longtime freelance Bitcoin writer at places like Forbes and Bitcoin Magazine.

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