Lauri Love, a 30 year old resident of Suffolk has been arrested for allegedly hacking classified networks of the US government.
Mr. Love is accused of hacking Department of Energy, the Federal Reserve, Nasa, the Environmental Protection Agency, the US Army and the US Missile Defense Agency.
The US government has put in an extradition request for Love, who has currently been released on bail. He will undergo an extradition hearing in September.
This is the second time Love has been arrested, his first being in October 2013. The Us government had not sought an extradition request at that time.