ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 29, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(DC: Bob Zelnick) Navy investigation into causes of gun turret explosion aboard USS Iowa featured; details given of leak of Navy's investigation into possibility that sailor Kendall Truitt was involved in murder attempt or that Truitt's friend Clayton Hartwig committed suicide. [Truitt's attorney Ellis RUBIN - says Navy investigators apologized to Truitt.] ABC News investigation reported finding that information leaked about Hartwig was also false; details given of specific untrue allegations. [Father Earl HARTWIG - challenges Navy rumors of son's despondency.]
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