The online gambling news has been flooded with the question was the ‘Bitcoin founder Satoshi Nakamoto Arrested’? Is Craig Wright the real Satoshi Nakamoto? Last week the Australian police raided the Craig Wright’s home, which many people now believe is Satoshi Nakamoto. In a tweet Who is Craig Wright, and is he really the founder of Bitcoin? we read the this Austrian Entrepreneur could be the founder of the cyptocurrency and know as the infamous Satoshi Nakamoto.
On Wednesday the Australian police raided Craig Wright’s home in a suburb outside of Sidney Australia. Allegedly Mr. Wright had been interviewed by the police and denied all allegations that he had be indentified earlier in investigations by Wired.com.
The federal police in Australia stated the raids were not relation to the cyptocurrency Bitcoin. In an article on the Guardian.com we read that one of the Federal Australian police officers stated that “The AFP can confirm it has conducted search warrants to assist the Australian Taxation Office at a residence in Gordon and a business premises in Ryde, Sydney. This matter is unrelated to recent media reporting regarding the digital currency Bitcoin.”
Most people that bet on sports and play online slots for real money at US Bitcoin gambling sites would think that with all of this news that the price of Bitcoin would drop. The fact is that the price of Bitcoin (BTC) has been holding steady at over $400. At the time that we are writing this article the ‘BTC price” is currently $438, which is high considered that Bitcoin was trading under $200 earlier in 2015.
Nevertheless Craig Wright and / or Satoshi Nakamoto were not the alleged owners of the house were the raid took place. The house is the alleged property of Garry Hayres, who currently resides in Queensland. In an article on the Guardian Gary Hayres’s wife said that she leased the property to Craig Wright and / or Satoshi Nakamoto in 2012. They were allegedly leasing the home on a month-to-month basis and the owners said that they seemed to be very normal people.
Craig Wright and / or Satoshi Nakamoto told the owner of the home in Australia that he would be leaving for London in the first week of December 2015 and that they were allegedly moving to London permanently.
Satoshi Nakamoto and / or Craig Wright decided to stay in the house for an extra month, which would extend their stay in Australia until January 2016.