NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 15, 1982
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(Studio) Doctors, lawyers, bankers reported arrested in drug sting called Operation Swordfish in Florida. Role of Drug Enforcement Admin. noted. President Reagan pledge yesterday to clean up narcotics traffic recalled.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Miami, Florida) Arrests shown. Manuel Sanchez, vice president of Intercontinental Bank, shown arrested. October 4, 1982, film of Sanchez shown. Arrest of David Jaffe, Miami attorney, noted. Role of Dean International Investments, operated by DEA, noted. Involvement of Banco de Bogota, Colombian bank, cited. [DEA Peter GRUDEN - explains significance of operation.] Extensive arrests noted.
REPORTER: Robin Lloyd
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