PBS NewsHour

Feds bust online illegal drug market and its proprietor

Clip: 10/02/2013 | 2m 21s

Federal investigators shut down the high-profile online market for illegal drugs known as Silk Road and arrested the site's alleged mastermind, Ross Ulbricht. Cordelia Lynch of International Television News reports on how easy it was to access illicit substances using the website.

Aired: 10/02/13

Rating: NR

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