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Crime: Bulger Capture #1001181

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jun 24, 2011
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Boston: Jeff Rossen) The capture of former Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger reviewed; details given about his crimes and his brother Billy Bulger; scenes shown of the liquor store he ran, where he may have “punished” people in the basement. [Murder victim’s brother Steven DAVIS‡- comments.] [Several PEOPLE – comment on Whitey and Billy.] [MSNBC’s Lawrence O’DONNELL†- notes in the neighborhood you would not be asked questions about your brother.] [Before Congress in June 2003, B. BULGER – says he does not know where his brother is.] The view that Whitey had accomplices inside the FBI noted.

(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Santa Monica, California: Lee Cowan) The reaction of Bulger’s neighbors in Santa Monica, California featured; scenes shown of the apartment where he lived with Catherine Greig††. [Neighbors Catalina SCHLENK‡, Barbara GLUCK†, WOMAN - comment.] [NBC News analyst Clint VAN ZANDT†- says it’s the fugitive protection program.]

Holt, Lester;
Rossen, Jeff;
Cowan, Lee

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