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Anti-Virus Pioneer John McAfee Hiding in Belize: Police
Wed, 14 Nov 2012|
Locals in the Central American country say they've spotted the murder suspect.
John McAfee : Belize Police Searching for Antivirus Pioneer
synonymous WITH SECURITY, john McAfee , he built a fortune creating anti - virus software that protects from belize. Reporter: John mcafee , a software savant snapped for a feature about john McAFEE IN "WIRED" WHICH TELLSan international murder mystery. A man whose name is synonymous WITH SECURITY, john McAfee , he built a fortune creating anti - virus software that protects come puputers around the world. Now he is being chased by police across a tiny country in central america. And matt guttman reports from belize. Reporter: John mcafee , a software savant, synonymous with security is synonymous with drugs, paranoia, and the murder OF, McAFEE'S MURDER HERE IN Belize. Tonight, 48 hours after his neighbor was shot point-blank in THE BACK OF THE HEAD, McAFEE IS On the run, telling wired magazine he drastically changed his appearance. Police tell abc news the 67-year-old is a person ofby tiny puddle jumpers, so intimate, everybody knows everybody. WE TRAVELED to McAfee's beach front compound. Hello. Any body home. Where we found his guard. HAVE YOU HEARD FROM MR. McAFEE ? No, nothing. Reporter: Do you think he is okay? Guess so. Reporter: As "nightline" learned, fall was an american also living down the beach from McAFEE . Shane mccann was one of the first on the scene. He had a gunshot wound to the back of his head. He was laying face up. Reporter: Fall had lived here for years a place where americans come to find quiet and anonymity. ACCORDING TO THE REALTOR, McAFEE Stood out. He said he is paranoid. I wonder if you have seen evidence of that? Certainly. Any of us who live here on the island know whnotice when heap is moving about town, he is not alone. He has security person fell with him Reporter: They were armed with shot guns. But it could be this photo, snapped for a feature about john McAFEE IN "WIRED" WHICH TELLS The story of a genius whose paranoia may be eating away at his sanity. I hid for almost 18 hours. I have buried myself in sand. I have slept on roofs the I will do whatever it takes. Reporter: During the RECESSION, McAFEE LOST NEARLY 100 million. But enough was left to buy this compound. McAFEE ,000 TELLS WIRED HE Believes the country of belize is out to get him. That they don't like him. That they either want him to leave the country or want him dead. Reporter: Mcafee told "wired" police poisoned his dog and they killed his neighbor insisting he had nothing to do with fall's death. He's dead, yeah, they killed him. So it, it spooked me out. I thought my god. They mistook him for me. Reporter: Police and fall's family tell abc news a different story. THEY say McAfee had become unhinged even violent. Something his motor reporter, witnessed firsthand recently. He traveled to belize to in the view McAfee and filmed this footage while there. I started to realize the PUBLIC PERSONA of McAfee was different than private. Appeared to be using a drug that was hallucinogenic and could cause psychosis. Reporter: The controversial, not illegal drug, called bath salts on a message board calling it super perv powder. Abc news has not been able to verify the post. McAFEE KEPT RUNNING AFOUL OF Police. I seriously entertained doubts if I would get out of his house alive. Reporter: A bizarre downfall
Software Billionaire John McAfee Wanted for Questioning in Murder
suspected of murder. john McAfee made a fortune on anti - virus software that runs Good morning. john McAfee lived the kind of takes to Reporter: Mcafee , the former millionaire founder of the anti - virus software companyNow, to the software billionaire suspected of murder. john McAfee made a fortune on anti - virus software that runs on computers around the world. Now, he's being chased by police in the tiny country of the belize, who believe he may be behind the killing of his neighbor. Matt gutman has more. Reporter: Good morning. john McAfee lived the kind of lifecentral america that scared the people that knew him. Now, the name that was synonymous with security, couldthe bottom of cabs, boats. I'll do whatever it takes to Reporter: Mcafee , the former millionaire founder of the anti - virus software company that still bares his name, tells "wired" magazine that he's hiding out from police in belize. He sounded scared. He sounded nervous. He was convinced that the police were going to kill him if they found him. Reporter: Their search for the 67-year-old. This morning, he's a person of interest in the death of his neighbor, greg faull, an american who lived next to McAFEE , WAS FOUND DEAD SATURDAY Night, in his hacienda. McAFEE SEEN HERE TELLS "WIRED," He believes police poisoned his dog and insists they killed his neighbor, insisting he had nothing to do with faull's death. I heard that he had been shot. That made me even more paranoid because I thought someone was searching for me. Reporter: But police tell a different story. THEY said McAfee had become erratic and even violent. Something the reporter witnessed firsthand recently. I went to visit him. And he scared me a great deal. I seriously entertained doubts whether I was going to get out of his house alive. Reporter: The fortune mcafee amassed seeped to evaporate during the recession. Abc news profiled him as he auctioned off his possessions in 2009, before moving to
John McAfee : Manhunt for Software Billionaire
You've been learning a lot more ABOUT john McAfee 's compound and how close the police island. And all of the talk about McAFEE 'S HIDING OUT, IT'S Possible investigators may be closing in ON john McAfee . The former software tycoon beingon the case in belize. You've been learning a lot more ABOUT john McAfee's compound and how close the police may be. Reporter: That's right, george. Sources are telling us that police are focusing searching on this island. And all of the talk about McAFEE'S HIDING OUT, IT'S Possible he's in the estate behind me, hunkers down in a steel and concrete safe room. This morning, it appears that investigators may be closing in ON john McAfee . The former software tycoon being sought for questioning in a murder. McAFEE SAID RUMORS ARE RIFE OF An imminent raid. And another bizarre twist in this saga, sources tell abc NEWS, McAFEE MAY NEVER HAVE LEFT His house. He could have picked a location that's very secure, the police don't know about. Reporter: In fact, abc news HAS learned McAfee's compound features a concrete safe room. This photo obtained exclusively by abc news overnight, shows the bunker's steel gate. When we visited, the lights were on. BUT WE SAW NO SIGN of McAfee . Police have been looking for McAFEE SINCE SATURDAY NIGHT WHEN His neighbor, american greg faull, was found shot in the back of his head in his home. They actually need him to make the case. Specifically, they need him to talk. Reporter: Last year, faull had complained to authorities about McAfee's security and dogs. And while investigators have not NAMED HIM A SUSPECT, McAFEE HAS Spent the week in hiding, calling reporters to say he's not insane. I'm certainly innocent of the charges that are leveled against me in the press. Reporter: Last month, mcafee released this blog. He writes, perhaps it's a tale of paranoia, in which events are misinterpreted by an unstable mind, my mind. NOW, McAFEE TOLD US HE'S Changing out his cell phones every few hours. He's gone as far as querying an online message board to
John McAfee , Software Millionaire, on Run with Elaborate Disguise
government of belize wants him DEAD, john McAfee isn't keeping a low profile. Instead interviews to reporters, including me. john McAfee , the american software tycoon wanted faull, was found shot in the head. McAFEE HAS NOT BEEN CHARGED. But sincethe run because he fears the government of belize wants him DEAD, john McAfee isn't keeping a low profile. Instead, he is using elaborate disguises to hide in plain sight. And giving interviews to reporters, including me. john McAfee , the american software tycoon wanted for questioning in the murder of his neighbor, says he has nothing to hide. How long will he stay on the run? This has to be exhausting. It's extremely exhausting. I will stay on the run, until the real killer of gregory faull is caught. Reporter: The 67-year-old has been eluding police since NOVEMBER 11th, SINCE HIS Neighbor in belize, greg faull, was found shot in the head. McAFEE HAS NOT BEEN CHARGED. But since investigators called him a person of interest, he's been in the wind, claiming his innocence, while taunting investigators. What do you say to the belize officials who are calling you bonkers and paranoid? Let me me as they wish. I do not intend to turn myself in no matter what they call me. Reporter: Instead, mcafee seems to enjoy playing cat and mouse, saying he's been stuffed back from his sprawling compound. I want to be near things where things are happening. Hiding out in the bushes is helping no one. Reporter: He's launched a new WEBSITE, WHO is McAfee .Com. I darken the skin of my face, neck and hands carefully with shoe polish. I stuff my cheeks with chewed bubble gum. While peddling, I almost sold a dolphin carving to an associated press reporter. while McAfee says he's convinced police will kill him if they find him, he says he would rather hide than flee. This is my
John McAfee Collapses at Detention Center After Arrest
latest scare for john McAfee , who is wanted elizabeth. I SPOKE TO john McAfee last night. He seemingly unconscious john McAFEE , IS WHEELED INTO Hospital on a gurney. McAFEE 'S MONTH-LONG The software anti - virus pioneer, apparentlyNow, to the latest scare for john McAfee , who is wanted for questioning inize. He collapsed as the detention center where he was being held. He was rushed to the hospital. At first, they thought he might have suffered a heart attack. He's back in detention. And matt gutman is in guatemala city with the latest twist in this bizarre case. Good morning, matt. Reporter: Good morning, elizabeth. I SPOKE TO john McAfee last night. He said his attorneys are working on five, separate actions that could delay his deportation to belize, at least by a couple of d and free him from this detention center. And it follows what could be the most bizarre day in his month-long run from the law. Instd of being deported to belize in handcuffs on thursday, a seemingly unconscious john McAFEE , IS WHEELED INTO A Hospital on a gurney. McAFEE'S MONTH-LONG GAME OF CAT And mouse with authorities of two countries, ended with a sudden emergency. The software anti - virus pioneer, apparently sufferingrom a heart problem thursday morning, became unresponsive in this immigration detention center. McAFEE TELLING ABC NEWS -- I simply passed out. And I think that's the combination of stress and everything else. I hit my head. Reporter: A dramatic scene, with this ambulance powering through a thicket of cameramen. McAFEE , IN THE BACK OF THE Ambulance, lying prone on a headboard, eyes closed. Then, the chase. Tv crews careening through guatemala's streets. THE PRESS, pursuing McAfee on this gurney, right into the emergency room. As medics transferred him to a bed and began addressing him, suddenly, the man who appeared nearly dead, spoke. Please, not in front of the press. Please. Reporter: Asking the nurses not to address him in front of the media. OVERNIGHT, WE SPOKE to McAfee . Everything turned white. And then, everything turned black. Reporter: You passed out? A far cry from a jittery and raw McAFEE , WE MET ON WEDNESDAY, Describing his disguising, in his month on the run from belize, and his escape to guatemala. I had
John McAfee : Software Millionaire Not Officially a Suspect
morning. Good morning. WE JUST HEARD, McAFEE HASN'T Been charged with a crime prime suspect. Reporter: Nancy, mcafee says he's innocent. He's blaming evidence. A U.S. REPORTER WAS in McAfee 's home recently. And sitting outmorning to both of you. Good morning. Good morning. WE JUST HEARD, McAFEE HASN'T Been charged with a crime. He hen named as a suspect. At this point, is it just a formality? Of course, he's the main incident. You have a motive. You have the incident with the dogs. You have a history. And relationship that they had. And now, he's on the run. The authorities are saying publicly, come on. We just want to talk to him. Just come on in. We just want to have a little chat. Of course, the reality is he is now the prime suspect. Reporter: Nancy, mcafee says he's innocent. He's blaming the police for the alleged poisoning of his dogs, not the victim. What evidence do police have against him? Well, actually, they've got quite a bit of circumstantial evidence. A U.S. REPORTER WAS in McAfee's home recently. And sitting out on the dining room table during the interview is a lugar 9 millimeter weapon. The victim, gregory
John McAfee Starts Blog While Still in Hiding
a fortune by creating anti - virus software a lot of us mysterious BLOGGER, THE john McAfee saga getting stranger and bitter FEUD about McAfee 's dog. His mood is authentic. CLAIMING TO BE john McAfee confirms the words aretitan paranoid man on the run and now perhaps mysterious BLOGGER, THE john McAfee saga getting stranger by the day with a new blog claiming to be his own work. The pioneer is still in hiding. Wanted to for questioning in belize in connection with the shooting death of his neighbor gregory one week ago. Foul lived 300 yards from him. They had an ongoing and bitter FEUD about McAfee's dog. His mood is generally fairly calm for a man in his situation. Reporter: Chad essely had the pictures on his blog and says it's authentic. CLAIMING TO BE john McAfee confirms the words are his. An entry posted saturday titled harass lament details bizarre claims of legal harassment by POLICE IN BELIZE and McAfee told cell phone calls he fears the belize government is corrupt and if he submits to questioning in the death of his neighbor, the police will murder him. That's certainly innocent of the charges that are leveled against me in the press. He's got a lot of time to think and write and certainly using it to update the blog with some of the concerns about the beli belizean n government. Reporter: They hurj him to COME FORWARD saying McAfee is more thanparanoid. What strikes me is he is extremely paranoid. Reporter: Mcafee's whereabouts still unknown. Abc news not getting any answer at the door of his belize home, but the eccentric millionaire could still be hiding inside that home possibly blogging about his predicament. McAFEE HAS STATED THE PRIME Minister of belize doesn't like him. He says it may sound paranoid but he's being framed for his neighbor's murder. The prime minister says he's NEVER EVEN met McAfee and says the media attention offers him the best possible safeguard if he cooperates with police.
Software Founder Breaks Silence: McAfee Speaks on Murder Allegations
You may have heard the name McAFEE . He created the anti - virus software. But tonight, he software security pioneer john mcafee has surfaced in guatemala were a madman -- Reporter: Mcafee told abc news the police wantyork times" as tisometimes just bizarre. You may have heard the name McAFEE . He created the anti - virus software. But tonight, he sits down in guatemala with abc's matt gutman, who wribrings you the strange encounter. Reporter: After weeks on the lam, software security pioneer john mcafee has surfaced in guatemala. He's an internet legend. His name still pops up when many open their computers. At one point, he
John McAfee Back in US, Free for Now
We have the latest, now, on john McAfee . Back in the u.S. After more talked to him. Reporter: We found john McAFEE , WITHERED FROM THE Five-week-long am here. Reporter: Overnight, john McAFEE 'S MONTH-LONG International runavila, abc news, washington. We have the latest, now, on john McAfee . Back in the u.S. After more than a month on the run in central america. The software pioneer is still wanted for questioning o in the murder of an american in belize. But he is free for now. And matt gutman talked to him. Reporter: We found john McAFEE , WITHERED FROM THE Five-week-long odyssey. This morning is the first time in well over a month that he's not waking up in a central american jungle or in a lockup for central american migrants. They put me on an airplane. I am here. Reporter: Overnight, john McAFEE'S MONTH-LONG International run from police in central america ended with a flight to miami. As dozens of media waited, federal authorities spirited
John McAfee Arrested in Guatemala Overnight
of the military software titan, john McAFEE , CAPTURED BY POLICE IN Guatemala elizabeth. IN THAT INTERVIEW, McAFEE VERY Animated. Saying he felt safe most of all McAfee . OVERNIGHT, john McAfee was stuffed into a police car herebreaking news overnight of the military software titan, john McAFEE , CAPTURED BY POLICE IN Guatemala, where he went to seek asylum. Just before his arrest, he speak exclusively to abc's matt gutman. And matt joins us live from guatemala city with the latest on that bizarre interview. Matt, good morning. Reporter: Good morning, elizabeth. IN THAT INTERVIEW, McAFEE VERY Animated. Saying he felt safe here for the first time in months. Seeking asylum here. But just hours later, the immigration police picked him up. They're planning to fly him back to belize from the airport behind me, a move that surprised nearly everyone here, most of all McAfee . OVERNIGHT, john McAfee was stuffed into a police car here in guatemala. John, where are you going? To jail. Reporter: Arrested by the country, justknives or whatever, paid to kill me. Reporter: Late wednesday, a confident McAfee thought he had escaped. Telling us how he managed to duck police for three weeks, while taunting investigators. I changed my hairkeep running. You're not wanted. I'm safe here. Reporter: Instead, this MORNING, McAFEE IS IN JAIL. NOW, McAFEE ALWAYS ABLE TO FIND A way to communicate, has been blogging from jail. He said that a judge has temporarily stayed that deportation order. His attorney has been arguing all along that any move for McAFEE BACK TO BELIZE, COULD Risk his life.
John McAfee Interview: Software Mogul Leaves Belize
strange case of software pioneer john McAFEE . He is wanted for qstioning in the Multimillionaire SOFTWARE TYCOON john McAfee 's hiding out in belize is over guatemala carefully. Reporter: Mcafee has been on the run since the murderon the run. We've been following the strange case of software pioneer john McAFEE . He is wanted for qstioning in the murder of his neighbor in belize, but won't speak to the police. He has spoken to us about the latest twist in the case. And abc's matt gutman has the story. Reporter: Multimillionaire SOFTWARE TYCOON john McAfee's hiding out in belize is over. He's now in guatemala, where later today, he'll seek asylum. I'm in a place where there's some sanity. Reporter: Earlier tuesday, we spoke briefly at this restaurant there. I chose guatemala carefully. Reporter: Mcafee has been on the run since the murder of his neighborhood, greg faull. POLICE say McAfee is not a suspect, and just want to talk to him. But he bolted. Why did you need asylum? You don't have to believe what the police tell us. Even though they say he is not a suspect. But they were trying to capture him. Reporter: Overnight, mcafee said the government had raided his home and threatened the family of his 20-year-old girlfriend, sam. 15 armed soldiers come in and personally kidnap my housekeeper. Threaten sam's father with torture. And haul away $500,000 worth of --. Reporter: For three weeks, McAFEE HAS BEEN ON THE RUN, Trying to throw off a manhunt that they say never existed. Calling in false sightings. MR. McAFEE HAS BEEN ARRESTED Just across the border of belize. Reporter: And zipping around in speedboats and vans. All of the authorities, including
John McAfee Manhunt: Reports of Capture Denied by Police
hunt for a softwaremaker in belize. john McAfee is still playing hide and seek with gutman has the latest. Reporter: John mcafee may be hiding but he's certainly for questioning. IN THE interviews McAfee details an increasingly hard lifenot even a suspect, he's only wanted for questioning. IN THE interviews McAfee details an increasingly hard life on the run. He claims to be lab rately disguised. But he ventures out in public. The only evidence of this is the goatee now in black. McAFEE TOLD ABC NEWS LAST Month -- talking face to face is going to be a very difficult thing, sir, people know that
John McAfee Interview: Software Millionaire on the Run
is in belize, WHERE HE SPOKE WITH john McAfee by phone yesterday. Reporter: As we tried to find john McAfee late wednesday, the increasingly The bizarre phone CONVERSATION, McAFEE TOLD US HE Didn't murder his neighbormurder suspect. Abc's matt gutman is in belize, WHERE HE SPOKE WITH john McAfee by phone yesterday. Reporter: As we tried to find john McAfee late wednesday, the increasingly paranoid american millionaire, now on the run from police here in belize, found us. When we say we meet, when we say we're going to talk tomorrow, does that mean face-to-face? We'll talk on the phone first. Talking face-to-face is going to be a very difficult thing, sir. Because people know you are a reporter. You may not think you're being followed. But I assure you are. Reporter: The bizarre phone CONVERSATION, McAFEE TOLD US HE Didn't murder his neighbor, greg faull, saturday night. I'm certainly innocent of the charges that are leveled against me in the press. Reporter: You're innocent of the charges. Police say he is a person of interest but have not called him a suspect or charged him. DESPITE THAT, McAFEE SAYS, HE'S Now in hiding, fearful of what he calls a corrupt government. What you're saying and what i think you've been saying for a couple of days now, is you're sincerely concerned that if you wind up in their custody, they're going to assassinate you? Absolutely. Reporter: The minister taunting McAfee wednesday. He's extremely fair paranoid. And I would say bonkers. Reporter: And police say they have good reason to question him. This document obtained exclusively by abc news, shows that after a month he was murdered, faull complained to authorities about his neighbor tycoon. FAULL TOLD police McAfee's security was walking around with shotguns at night, menacing people. Even complaining of taxis at all hours of the night, bearing girls to the house. THEN ON FRIDAY, McAFEE SAID HE Found four of his dogs poisoned. The next day, faull was dead. He is a respecter of the laws. And came in and talk to the police. Reporter: If these recent PHOTOS IN "WIRED," McAFEE SAYS The media has portrayed him as gun-obsessed and insane. You used to not walk around armed, you're saying? I used to
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