NBC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 07, 1985
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REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(DC) Vice Admiral Joseph Metcalf, commander of United States invasion of Grenada, reported unsuccessful in efforts to illegally bring back USSR rifles; details given, films shown. Fines, Prison sentences and dischgs. given lower-ranking troops for same offense noted. Navy's explanation of lack of action against Metcalf quoted on screen; Metcalf mentioned currently holding top Pentagon post. Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger said declining comment.
REPORTER: Don Porter
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