CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 29, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Torretta, Sicily: Allen Pizzey) Housewife heroin connection in Sicily discussed; convicted housewife Vincenza Calli's case detailed. [CALLI - (thru translator) says she was desperate for money.] Mafia's control of town of Torretta discussed. [WOMAN - refuses to comment on Mafia.] Asian heroin and South American cocaine noted smuggled to Torretta before reaching rest of Europe. [Italian DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration) Director Frank PANESSA - comments on situation.] Mafia's violent reaction to police crackdown discussed; scenes shown.
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