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Defense Department / Investigation #321708

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 14, 1988
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(Studio: Charles Kuralt) Report introduced.

(DC: Rita Braver) Ofc. of Air Force's Tactical Weapons section reported under armed guard due to FBI and Naval investigations with regard to defense contracts. FBI search locations illustration; FBI statement quoted on screen. Scope of investigation detailed. Consultant Melvyn Paisley's office noted searched. [Pentagon spokesperson Dan HOWARD - refuses comment with regard to Paisley.] McDonnell Douglas, Unisys and Northrop listed as subjects of investigation. Sources quoted with regard to alleged kickbacks, payoffs and information sharing. Indictments expected soon; Congress ofcs. noted under scrutiny.

Reporter(s):
Braver, Rita;
Kuralt, Charles
Duration:
00:01:40

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