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Freed McAfee deported to US

Guatemala has deported wanted anti-virus software founder John McAfee to the US after releasing him from prison. Mr McAfee had been denied political asylum after evading officials in Belize who want to question him over the death of his neighbour.

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Fugitive software millionaire John McAfee appears in Guatemala

Millionaire software company founder John McAfee who is wanted for questioning by police in Belize who are trying to solve the murder of his neighbour, has crossed into Guatemala.

McAfee, 67, who made his fortune by building an anti-virus company that bears his name, has been called "a person of interest" in the investigation.

John McAfee appears in public for the first time in weeks at a news conference in Guatemala. Credit: Reuters

He has protested his innocence and has said he plans to ask for asylum, as he fears prosecution in Belize.

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