26-year-old David Trail of Scotland plead guilty to supplying Diazepam and hacking credit card details. In what the Scottish authorities are calling a landmark conviction, the IT specialist was convicted 18 months after his home was raided as part of an international bust on ‘illicit internet traders’ which was coordinated by German, English, and Scottish police, as well as the United States FBI.
Trail was the admin at Topix2, which the courts described as a form of eBay for criminals.
Law enforcement described Trial as reminding them of Sheldon Cooper from the Big Bang Theory, and that he had the most advanced computer systems Scottish police had ever seen.
“There is no doubt that the early intervention of law enforcement prevented Trail from pedaling drugs in his serious and organized