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Vietnam War / MIAs / Goetsch Case #139135

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 02, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Phnom Penh: James Walker) ABC News investigation of Al Goetsch, who works an old hoax of raising money to rescue American POWs from Southeast Asia, featured; scenes shown from Cambodia of Goetsch with alleged freed POWs. [In October 2 and September 12 videotapes, GOETSCH - addresses MIA/POW families.] [Defense Intelligence Agency Colonel John COLE - says the man Goetsch claimed was a freed prisoners of war was a Thai national.] Goetsch's criminal record mentioned. [In Cambodia, while awaiting deportation, GOETSCH - comments.] [MIA (missing in action) wife Ann HOLLAND - talks about giving Goetsch a motor home.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Announcement by a Senate committee that it is turning over its files on Goetsch to the FBI reported.

Jennings, Peter;
Walker, James

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