Report: Mt Gox CEO Mark Karpeles out of Jail on Bail

Journalist:
Samburaj Das @sambdas
July 14, 2016

Mark Karpeles, CEO of now-defunct bitcoin exchange Mt Gox has been released on bail from a detention house in Tokyo, according to a local report.

A news report by local Japanese media outlet news24 has revealed that Mt Gox CEO Mark Karpeles paid ¥10 million (approximately $95k) to be released on bail from a Tokyo detention house.

Karpeles has been granted bail with the condition that he prohibited from leaving Japan.

This developing story will be updated.

Images from news24.

Last modified (UTC): July 14, 2016 17:22

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