Antivirus creator John McAfee found dead in prison

Antivirus creator John McAfee (75) was found dead in his prison cell in Barcelona after the Spanish high court had authorised his extradition to the US, the Catalan justice department said on Wednesday, confirming an earlier report from El Mundo newspaper.

Everything points to it possibly being a death by suicide, the department said in a statement.

The high court had agreed to extradite him back to the US where he faces tax evasion charges.

More to follow . . .

– Reuters

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