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Bridgeport, Connecticut, vs. FBI, Justice Department #73333

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 20, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(Bridgeport, Connecticut) Failure of FBI scam operation to entrap city police chief Joseph Walsh, currently under indictment for racketeering and Walsh's successful counter-sting operation examined. Details of independent operations of FBI and Walsh, involving FBI informant Thomas Marra, described. Audio tape of Walsh-Marra encounter played. [WALSH - notes his response to FBI; mentions Abscam.] Court noted deciding fate of money used in operation.
REPORTER: Robin Groth, Artist: Mannie Banks

(Studio) FBI said not commenting on incident.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Groth,, Robin;
Robinson, Max

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