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Raleigh man accused of selling drugs on 'dark web' in court in January

Posted December 11, 2017 8:14 a.m. EST
Updated July 13, 2018 11:17 a.m. EDT

— A Raleigh man accused of amassing a cache of drugs and selling them on the dark web for Bitcoin has a court date in January.

Federal agents say Matthew Yensan made thousands of Xanax pills to sell through encrypted websites. In September, officials raided his home on Hidden View Court and found marijuana, guns and $269,000 in cash.

They say Yensan also has $715,000 worth of Bitcoin. He facing a number of drug and drug trafficking charges.