Reported Bitcoin Founder’s Sydney Home Raided by Police

CANBERRA, Australia—Australian police Wednesday raided the Sydney home of a cybersecurity expert who this week became the latest person to be cited by media outlets as a possible founder of Bitcoin.

The raid took place just hours after the person was named in U.S. media as a possible founder of the digital currency, though several previous claims to have discovered the person’s identity later proved inaccurate. A police source said…

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