Meet the now-arrested owner of Silk Road, the anonymous $1.2 billion narcotics marketplace

www.forbes.com Published: October 3, 2013
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If you ask his family members, Ross William Ulbricht did not seem like a criminal mastermind, reports Forbes.

A Texas native who moved to San Francisco in the fall of 2012, Ulbricht listed himself as an “investment adviser and entrepreneur” on his LinkedIn page, though there is no mention of current employment.



He attended the University of Texas at Dallas, where relatives say he was on full scholarship and studied physics.

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