According to a federal criminal complaint filed this week in
A criminal complaint filed Monday by ATF Special Agent
The shipper of the package was identified as "John Smith" and had a
The complaint is a document signed by a U.S. magistrate judge so someone can be taken into custody prior to a federal indictment.
The package arrived in
Australian police made an arrest, interviewed that suspect and executed a search warrant at the suspect's residence.
"During the interview, the subject stated he purchased the firearm off a website called Black Market Reloaded," Hayes said in his complaint.
Black Market Reloaded is an online retail site located on what is known as the "deep Web" -- a part of the Internet accessible only by downloading Tor, a software that enables online anonymity.
Multiple reports group Black Market Reloaded with other underground retailers on the deep Web that sell drugs, pornography, counterfeit money and other illicit goods.
Weirder Web, a site that chronicles many niche online communities, reported in March that Black Market Reloaded claimed nearly
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