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Drug Contamination #548968

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 22, 1986
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Discovery of further Contac, Teldrin and Dietac capsules contaminated with rat poisoning reported

(NYC: Jennifer McLogan) Status of investigation into contamination of SmithKline Beckman prods. examined; scenes shown. [FDA (Food and Drug Administration) deputy commissioner John NORRIS - explains amount of poisoning found so far.] [Company spokesperson Dr. Stanley CROOKE - comments on poison used.] [Corporation vice president Tom COLLINS - describes extortionist identification self as "Gary."] [President Henry WENDT - doesn't regard such terrorism as capsule problem.]

(Studio: Connie Chung) San Francisco police reported finding Contac package indicating tampering; details given.

Chung, Connie;
McLogan, Jennifer

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