Footage has emerged of the inside of a five-storey abandoned underground NATO bunker built with 31inch thick concrete walls in Germany allegedly converted by criminal gangs into a high tech data centre to host darknet market websites.
An Australian man was arrested on Monday accused of running a $220million illegal darkweb marketplace – called the biggest in the world and ‘ for darknet market websites criminals’ – after ha was tracked following the bunker’s discovery.
The joint investigation by Australian Federal Police, Scotland Yard, the , Europol, darkmarket 2022 and German authorities, among others, arrested the man, 34, as he allegedly tried flee across the Danish border into .
The man, known only as Julian K, is the alleged operator of DarkMarket and has been detained by German investigators.
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