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Pastor in New Jersey Indicted to Bitcoin Exchange Bribery Linked to Massive Financial andPublishing Firms Hacking : Lawfirm | Lawyer : Lawyer Herald
pastor from New Jersey was indicted over bribery scheme allegations on a
bitcoin exchange in connection to JPMorgan Chase Co. and other
companies system hacking. The pastor allegedly received bribes to allow
illegal bitcoin exchange to access credit union.
According to Reuters,
Trevon Gross, a New Jersey pastor was charged on Thursday to the said
crime. The 46 year old former chairman of the Helping Other People Excel
Federal Credit Union of Jackson in New Jersey is accused to have
accepted a bribe of $150,000 from Anthony Murgio. Murgion is the
operator of an unlicensed bitcoin exchange, Coin.mx. It was also
reported, Gross accepted bribes from Yuri Lebedev, who supervise the
computer programming functions of the exchange transaction.
According to the prosecutors, they
intended "to operate the credit union as a captive bank and evade
potential scrutiny of Coin.mx." The unlicensed bitcoin exchange is owned
by an Israeli national, Gery Shalon, who was accused of orchestrating a
massive hacking scheme, Yahoo News reported.