Barcelona: The founder of the well-known anti-virus McAfee, John McAfee, has allegedly committed suicide in a Spanish prison.
According to the New York Post, John McAfee was arrested in October last year. He has since been extradited to the United States, but a court on Wednesday ordered his extradition to the United States.
John McAfee, jailed in Barcelona, allegedly committed suicide following a court order. Authorities say his body was exhumed from the jail cell and all the evidence points to suicide.
It is believed that there were several financial lawsuits against John McAfee in the United States. He faces 10 counts of tax evasion in the District of Tennessee. He was also convicted in March by a federal court in Manhattan of using fraudulent currency. Together with his partner, he slapped 13 million on bitcoin users. John McAfee was 75 years old and is known as the founder of the mcafee anti-virus. He founded mcafee in 1987.