McAfee found dead in Spanish jail after tax evasion extradition decision

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McAfee found dead in Spanish jail after tax evasion extradition decision

John McAfee, the creator of McAfee antivirus software, was found dead in his jail cell near Barcelona in an apparent suicide on Wednesday (23 June) after a court approved his extradition to the US on tax evasion charges, the Associated Press (AP) has reported. The anti-virus pioneer, 75, was found dead in his cell in the Brians 2 penitentiary near Barcelona "apparently from suicide", a spokeswoman for the prison system in the northeastern Catalonia region said. A spokeswoman for the Cat...

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