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A $4.5 Billion Crypto Crime Stars an NYC Couple, Stolen Bitcoin and Rap

Heather Morgan and Ilya Lichtenstein’s world of TED talk-style speeches and music videos collapsed around them when they were arrested over stolen Bitcoin worth $4.5 billion.

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They are, to hear the feds tell it, a Bonnie and Clyde for the crypto age — made-for-TikTok personalities who broke bad, glamorously, right before their followers’ eyes.

She billed herself as “The Crocodile of Wall Street” and “Razzlekhan,” a surrealist artist and rapper with tattooed hands and, she boasted, more pizzazz than Genghis Khan.