Suspects Arrested In Kidnapping of US Businessman
According to CNN, Twelve people have been arrested in Costa Rica and Spain as the result of a connection with the suspected kidnapping of an American businessman.
According to a statement released by the Spanish Civil Guard, William Sean Creighton Kopko, the owner of 5Dimes, an online gambling platform, was kidnapped on September 24th in Costa Rica.
Kopko's family had agreed to pay the Bitcoin equivalent of $950,800 in ransom after his kidnappers made several calls threatening to kill him.
However, after a payment was made, the kidnappers stopped communicating with Kopko's family and now he is still missing.
The suspects, who traveled to Spain, were arrested after they rented a house in the city of Zaragoza