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Wood's Death #1011716

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 18, 2011
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Lee Cowan) The reopening of the investigation into the 1981 drowning death of actress Natalie Wood off Catalina Island featured; photos/footage shown; details given about the relationship between Wood and husband/actor Robert Wagner and her friendship with actor Christopher Walken. [Yacht captain Dennis DAVERN††– says he believes Wagner was with her when she went into the water; describes their argument.] [L.A. County detective Lt. John CORINA††- comments on new information.] [In 2007, WAGNER – says nobody knew what happened.]

Pelley, Scott;
Cowan, Lee

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