CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 01, 1981
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(Studio) Chgs. against United States Air Force Lieutenant Christopher Cooke recalled confined so far to unauthorized contact with USSR embassy; details given.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) Justice Department said opening criminal investigation of Cooke, focusing on espionage; Department's original position recalled. Alleged complaints of Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger to Attorney General William French Smith noted; complexity of case explained. [Mother, Betty COOKE - defs. son.] Cooke's possible motive hypothesized.
REPORTER: Fred Graham
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