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Ukrainian suspected of cyber crime detained in Poland

PR dla Zagranicy
Paweł Kononczuk 24.02.2018 11:12
Polish police working with the FBI have detained a Ukrainian suspected of cyber crime.
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The 44-year-old is suspected of being a member of a criminal group responsible for hacker attacks and spreading malware.

The Ukrainian, detained in Bielsko-Biała, southern Poland, was wanted under an international arrest warrant, state broadcaster Polish Radio reported.

The man is now awaiting extradition to the United States, where he faces up to 30 years in prison, according to Poland’s IAR news agency.


Source: Polish Radio/IAR

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