John McAfee is found dead in prison cell, hours after the Spanish High Court approved his extradition to the United States
The colourful life and times of security and cryptocurrency expert John McAfee has taken one last shocking turn.
Just hours after Silicon UK had reported that the Spanish High Court had authorised his extradition to the US, John McAfee was founded dead in his prison cell.
Reuters was informed by his lawyer that McAfee was found hanging in his cell in an apparent suicide.
McAfee had reportedly argued during his videolink earlier this month, that the US charges against him were politically motivated. He also said he would spend the rest of his life in prison if he was returned to the US.
It was understood McAfee could face a prison sentence of 30 years in the US if found guilty.
However, McAfee did have other some legal options left open to him, as the Spanish court extradition decision could have…