Kevin Montgomery · 11/06/14 06:40PM

Looks like the FBI had a good time checking out a Tesla purchased with drug bitcoin. According to the Blake Benthall's neighbor, "about 20" feds searched the startup sports car over the accused's involvement in Silk Road 2.0. #mystery, solved.

Ex-SpaceX Employee Busted by FBI for Running a Silk Road Drug Market

Kevin Montgomery · 11/06/14 02:35PM

The FBI announced today that a startup founder and former SpaceX employee was arrested in San Francisco for allegedly operating Silk Road 2.0. According to the FBI, Blake Benthall's online drug bazaar was netting millions of dollars worth of bitcoin every month while he simultaneously worked at SpaceX.