The alleged leader of the gang is Dutch, one is an American citizen living in Argentina. The others are American citizens living in the U.S.
All face charges of distributing narcotics and money laundering, which carry maximum penalties of life imprisonment, and 20 years, respectively.
Read more of Kevin Fogarty's CoreIT blog and follow the latest IT news at ITworld. Follow Kevin on Twitter at @KevinFogarty. For the latest IT news, analysis and how-tos, follow ITworld on Twitter and Facebook.