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Lancaster County, Pennsylvania / Drug Trafficking / The Amish #180745

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jun 26, 1998
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Lancaster County, Pennsylvania: Peggy Wehmeyer) The arrest of two Amish men for cocaine trafficking in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, featured; details given of the sale to Amish youth during their "time out period." [Pennsylvania state police Robert WURTZ - talks about drugs.] [Messiah College sociologist Donald KRAYBILL - explains the purpose of the "time out period."] [Tavern owner Mike NARDUCCI - talks about the Amish.] The social implications of the move of the Amish into businesses off the farm noted. [Defense attorney John PYFER, Amish BUSINESSMAN - explain how the Amish got exposed to drugs.]

Jennings, Peter;
Wehmeyer, Peggy

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