ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 26, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(DC: Dennis Troute) Report that Colombia's Medellin drug cartel sent hit squad to New York City to get New York City Mayor Ed Koch and top drug agency official Robert Stutman reported; details given, scenes shown. Colombia drug kingpin Rodrigo Gonzalez Gacha reported hiring three assassins for job. [KOCH - says this is part of life for public official.] Reasons for not pressing chgs. against alleged hit men explained.
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