NBC Evening News for Friday, Jun 08, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(New York: John Miller) Questioned sanity of Vincent "The Chin" Gigante featured; details given of last week's arrest for being mastermind of Genovese crime family; scenes shown of Gigante walking in bathrobe; historic scenes shown of Gigante's first famous arrest. [FBI Jules BONOVOLONE - comments.] [Assistant United States attorney Gregory O'CONNEL - says Gigante has been pretending mental illness for a long time.] [Lawyer Barry SLOTNICK - says he has been found mentally ill.] Scenes shown of organized crime figure John Gotti in expensive clothes; difference from Gigante's image noted. [Gigante's brother Louis GIGANTE - says brother hallucinates.] [BONOVOLONE - says Gigante's crazy like a fox.]