Police Search 10 Places Linked to 2channel Due to Drug Case
posted on by Kimberly Grace
The Metropolitan Police Department searched 10 places related to the online bulletin board 2channel this week. 2channel allegedly failed to delete a message posted last year by a man trying to sell stimulant drugs and syringes. According to the police, two people went on to buy drugs from the poster. Investigators allege that the site's operators assisted drug deals by failing to delete the post.
2channel was created in 1999 as a forum in where users could anonymously write about their views on various topics.