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Tylenol Poisoning #520590

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 07, 1982
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(Studio) Apparent lack of connection between Chicago, Illinois, area deaths from cyanide-laced Tylenol and Tylenol incidents in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Oroville, California, reported.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Chicago, Illinois) Current status of investigation here examined. [Police superintendent Richard BRZECZEK - is confident case will be broken.] Results of tests on city's Tylenol stock mentioned. [Illinois attorney general Tyrone FAHNER - doesn't believe Pennsylvania and California cases area related to Chicago situation.]
REPORTER: Jim Cummins

(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) FBI said joining investigation of death of William Pascual, in whose apt. cyanide-laced Tylenol was found; details given. [FDA (Food and Drug Administration) commissioner Arthur Hull HAYES - thinks cyanide poisoning is limited to Chicago.] Philadelphia authorities noted continuing investigation.
REPORTER: Norma Quarles

(Studio) Johnson and Johnson's program to compensate consumers reported.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Cummins, Jim;
Mudd, Roger;
Quarles, Norma

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