The former authority of a Jackson sovereign credit kinship was charged currently in sovereign justice with usurpation some-more than $150,000 in bribes to spin over a credit union’s functions to operators of an bootleg bitcoin exchange.
Trevon Gross, 46, former authority of a Helping Other People Excel Federal Credit Union, is charged with usurpation bribes, according to a bureau of Preet Bharara, U.S. Attorney for a Southern District of New York. Gross surrendered progressing currently to a FBI, it said.
HOPE Cathedral in Jackson lists Gross as a priest on a website.
Court annals contend that Gross conspired with Anthony Murgio, a user of an unlawful bitcoin sell called Coin.mx, and Yuri Lebedev, a mechanism operations manager, to account operations of a exchange.
According to Gross’ indictment, between October, 2013 and Jul 2015, Coin.mx exchanged millions of dollars for bitcoins, a practical currency, from business opposite a United States. The complaint says Murgio and a others miscoded credit and withdraw label exchange and singular a dollar volume of