Born in Bradford to Yassir, who comes from Pakistan, and Tricia, who is British. His grandfather on his fathers side, Mohammed was born in Pakistan. His mothers family is from Ireland and England. Malik has three sisters, one is older named Doniya and his younger sisters; Waliyha and Safaa.
According to Reuters, blog posts Karpeles wrote in 2006 say he was arrested twice in France before he was 21 for computer fraud-related charges. One resulted in a 3-month suspended sentence. French authorities in Tokyo said they have seen confirmation of one prior conviction, but do not have details. Indeed, during my misspent youth, I made a huge, huge mistake. […]
Mark and Christopher Hall form a band called United Nation and record five songs.