Germany’s Deepweb Crackdown Continues as Another Vendor Gets Arrested In Norderstedt, Germany, another deepweb vendor has been arrested. The arrest took place in late September but details have only recently released.
The 25-year-old was under investigation for suspected drug dealing. Specifics regarding how he landed on the police radar have yet to be released. Several branches of law enforcement began looking into the suspect prior to his arrest. His connection to the deepweb is unknown, save for insider knowledge.
Local police as well as “emergency police” played a role in the raid of the suspect’s apartment, according to local news. Federal police were drawn into the investigation due to the potential scale of the case.
The police conducted a no-knock raid in the early morning and found sufficient evidence to put the man away. His apartment contained 1,500 ecstasy pills, 350g “amphetamine-containing-substances,” and 100g cannabis. The man also had several taser devices disguised as flashlights. Current media is not clear on whether or not the tasers were for personal protection or another item the man sold.
Regardless of the intent behind the weapon possession, they likely contributed to the man’s sentencing. Illicit trafficking