GOOGLE ADS
lunes, febrero 19, 2024

Everything You Look For On a Website

HomeCryptocurrenciesNevada Man Faces Decades in Prison After Feds Charge Him in Alleged...

Nevada Man Faces Decades in Prison After Feds Charge Him in Alleged $45,000,000 Crypto Scheme

[ad_1]

A Nevada man is facing time behind bars for his alleged role in the multi-million-dollar CoinDeal investment scheme.

According to a new press release, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) is charging 57-year-old Bryan Lee for his alleged participation in defrauding 10,000 investors out of $45 million and misappropriating their funds.

The DOJ says that Lee worked alongside Neil Chandran, who was arrested last June, and others to defraud investors in companies controlled by Chandran by telling them that they were about to be bought out by buyers with deep pockets.

“Chandran allegedly misled investors by falsely promising extremely high returns on the premise that his companies were about to be acquired by a consortium of wealthy buyers.

As further alleged, Lee was the nominee owner and director of ViMarket, and took direction from Chandran for how to disburse investor funds received into ViMarket’s bank accounts.

Lee and Chandran allegedly misappropriated millions of dollars of investor funds and spent it on luxury cars and real estate.”

Lee is charged with one count of conspiracy, two counts of mail fraud, one count of wire fraud, and three counts of engaging in monetary transactions in criminally derived property, according to the press release. If convicted, he faces decades in prison.

Michael Glaspie, who illicitly marketed the investments into Chandran’s companies under the name “CoinDeal,” pleaded guilty to one count of wire fraud in February and is set to be sentenced on June 16th.

Don’t Miss a Beat – Subscribe to get crypto email alerts delivered directly to your inbox

Check Price Action

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Telegram

Surf The Daily Hodl Mix

Check Latest News Headlines

READ  This Week in Coins: SEC and CBDC News Drives XRP Rally During Slow Week

&nbsp

Disclaimer: Opinions expressed at The Daily Hodl are not investment advice. Investors should do their due diligence before making any high-risk investments in Bitcoin, cryptocurrency or digital assets. Please be advised that your transfers and trades are at your own risk, and any loses you may incur are your responsibility. The Daily Hodl does not recommend the buying or selling of any cryptocurrencies or digital assets, nor is The Daily Hodl an investment advisor. Please note that The Daily Hodl participates in affiliate marketing.

Featured Image: Shutterstock/Prince Zaleski/AtlasbyAtlas Studio



[ad_2]

GOOGLE ADS
RELATED ARTICLES

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

Recent Comments