FBI arrested the CEO of Dallas-based cryptocurrency platform AriseBank, Jared Rice Sr subsequently after he was charged with a claimed multi-million dollar fraud. Jared Rice Sr was arrested on the account of duping plenty of tradesmen over $4 million USD.
The captured Dallas-based CEO, Jared Rice, Sr., aged 30, was earlier the illustration of a civil lawsuit filed by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission [SEC]’s Fort Worth regional office in February and was arraigned on three counts of security hoaxes and three counts of wire sham for the cryptocurrency plotting. Beginning this year, the Securities and Exchange Commission’s [SEC] Fort Worth regional office got an impasse court mandate to cease AriseBank’s Initial Coin Offering [ICO] which it professed to have accumulated $600 million USD.
Jared Rice, Sr., ostensibly dissimulated prospective shareholders, testifying that the corporation, which he described as the preeminent decentralized investment platform will propose Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation [FDIC] underwritten bank accounts and Visa-linked debit and credit cards into the bargain to crypto aids rooted on its AriseCoin cryptocurrency token. Notwithstanding, AriseBank wasn’t commissioned to administer banking or trading co-operation in Texas neither was it was Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation [FDIC] insured and had no partnership with Visa.
Essentially, Jared Rice, Sr., lauded AriseBank’s fictitious perks in press releases and online. Government officials asserted that Jared persuaded investor repositories for personal usage, inclusive of resorts, food, apparel, Uber rides, and also a guardian ad litem. Government officials similarly affirm that he exhausted lump sum amount of money on his lover as well.
Following the company’s development, Jared commenced to ascending AriseBank and AriseCoin in the month of June 2017 via press releases, public video conferences, social media outlets, and his own websites.
Without divulging his antecedent culpable guilt appeal to state felony charges in consolidation with a digital-based marketing project, Jared Rice, Sr., accosted shareholders to purchase the tokens employing influential cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin [BTC], Ethereum [ETH], Litecoin [LTC], and fiat money.
If detained, Jared Rice, Sr., would overlook a prison sentence of approximately 120 years in federal lockup. As recorded the past day, the Texas Securities Commissioner has solely dispensed an Emergency Stop & Desist Order concerning crypto funding organization My Crypto Mine, imputing the company and its superlative with the illicit trade of unregistered securities, compact in fraud, and public betrayal.
An SEC accusation from February this year additionally affirms that Jared Rice, Sr., is on probation as a component of the appeal settlement deriving from a Collin County, Texas, incrimination in the year 2015 for larceny and fabrication of government accounts. Jared is similarly following felony presentment in Dallas County, Texas, for an onslaught, subsequently to which he professedly eradicated evidence by purloining the victim’s phone and erasing an audio recording of the event.