CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 15, 1979
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(Studio) Massachusetts police's "Operation Lobster" with regard to truck hijacking ring centered in Boston noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Boston, Massachusetts) Role of FBI undercover agent Nick Giarro in Boston sting operation designed to stop truck hijacking ring detailed; photos shown Hijacked items listed, shown. Gillette and Polaroid's losses noted. Arrests today noted and possible connection of hijackers with Teamster's Local 25 reported; film shown.
REPORTER: Mike Taibbi (WNAC-TV newstape)
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