Indicted Russian's family claim his innocence

July 11, 2014 9:03 AM

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MOSCOW (AP) -- Family members of a Russian man charged with hacking in the United States insist he is innocent and fear incarceration will kill him.

Roman Seleznev, son of a prominent Russian lawmaker, was arrested on bank fraud and other charges earlier this week. U.S. authorities allege that he hacked into computers at hundreds of retail businesses.

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