NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jun 18, 1972
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(Studio) Police photograph of James West McCord shown. 1 of 5 caught inside Democratic headquarters in DC. Former CIA employee; now operates private security service. Also consultant to President Richard Nixon's reelection campaign committee, hired to install its security system. Police report on McCord and accomplices. Caught removing ceiling from office of Democratic party chairman Lawrence O'Brien. Former Attorney General John Mitchell, chairman of Nixon's reelection committee, denies any connection; says actions of McCord, 3 others had nothing to do with Republican committee. Lawrence O'Brien said not satisfied with Mitchell statement. FBI investigation called for. McCord charged with burglary, released on bail.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley