News

John McAfee to be released after being detained in the Dominican Republic

to connectVideoFox News Flash, important news, July 25,

Fox News Flash, important news, for the 25th of July in here. Check out what to click on Foxnews.com

Millionaire John McAfee has been released after being detained by authorities in the Dominican Republic.

The 73-year-old, who is the founder of the anti-virus giant, McAfee in 1987, said on Wednesday that he was released from prison in the Dominican Republic, along with five other people.

This is a presidential campaign manager, Robert Benedicto Pacifico Juan Maria Loggia, Ramirez had tweeted on Tuesday that McAfee, and held in place by the authorities.

JOHN MCAFEE’S RUN FROM THE U.S. GOVERNMENT, AND TO THE OFFICE OF PRESIDENT. GO ON A BOAT.

“I was talking to John, when his ship was boarded. The situation was tense, but controlled. Our conversation was cut short by the authorities, seizure of the cell phones. The bastards wouldn’t even give him a cigarette,” Friendly-Ramirez tweeted.

McAfee and his colleagues have been accused of travelling on a yacht, carrying high-caliber weapons, ammunition and military-style gear, officials said.

The arrest took place, and while the McAfee’s yacht, were used in the Puerto Plata province of the Dominican Republic’s Atlantic coast.

JOHN MCAFEE POSTS BIZARRE TWEET, SAYING THAT HIS ENEMIES ARE TRYING TO KILL HIM

“The abandonment of a detention…I was treated well. My bosses were friendly and very helpful,” McAfee wrote in a tweet on Wednesday, adding: “in spite of all the useful conditions we have decided to move on.”

This is not his first run-in with the authorities. The anti-virus pioneer, the trouble began in 2012, after the Belize police department stated that he was “a person of interest in connection with the murder of a neighbour, which he denies. McAfee at one time resided in Belize.

Earlier this year, he fled to the united states authorities on the hunt for the non-payment of taxes. “I haven’t paid taxes for eight years,” he said at the time.

THE HUNT FOR JOHN MCAFEE

A LOT OF GUNS

McAfee tweeted a photo earlier in the week, which means that he has a gun.

In 2015, McAfee, was arrested in Tennessee for DUI and gun charges, according to a new report. He was charged with DUI and possession of a firearm while intoxicated, according to the Henderson County Sheriff’s Department as referred to in the report.

THE PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN

McAfee has launched a 2020 presidential campaign will be in 2018, though he had to flee to the united states. The platform says, in part, that, “our two-party system…it varies between the two extremes, each extreme of which is the annulment of the progress made by the opposition during the previous administration.”

JOHN MCAFEE TO CALL THE TAXES “ILLEGAL,” SAYS IT’S BEEN 8 YEARS SINCE HE HAD TO RETURN TO

However, he also said that a large part of the campaign is centered on Cryptocurrency.

“One of the main goals of the europe 2020 strategy-the campaign will have to be on the cryptocurrency. We believe that a cryptocurrency that offers a unique and historic opportunity for the individual to have the opportunity to free themselves without violence, and more, free of charge,” according to the campaign’s website.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE FOX NEWS APP

Fox News has contacted McAfee via e-mail on Wednesday, but he declined to comment at this time.

The Associated Press contributed to this article.

Recent posts

Follow us

Don't be shy, get in touch. We love meeting interesting people and making new friends.

Most popular