Russian Lisov convicted of cybercrime deported from USA

The plane with the Russian Stanislav Lisov flew from New York to Moscow. He served his sentence for cybercrime in the United States.

“I have only a Russian passport with me, everything else is waiting at home. I’m returning to my homeland with joy and awe in my heart, so I really look forward to when the plane takes off. Then I will definitely be free, ”said Stanislav Lisov TASS. According to the agency, an export flight with a Russian on board took off from New York.

On June 10, a Russian was transferred from a prison in Pennsylvania to a center for people who need to be deported. Hearings about his deportation took place remotely.

A resident of Taganrog Stanislav Lisov was detained in January 2017 in Spain, where he was on vacation. In January 2018, he was extradited to the United States. He was accused of embezzlement of $ 855 thousand with the help of a virus. In addition, he tried to conduct other illegal financial transactions worth $ 4.4 million, but the attempts were unsuccessful. The Russian admitted to conspiring to commit a hacker attack. In November 2019, he was sentenced to four years in prison, although on the aggregate of charges he was facing up to 35 years in prison.