Memo from CIA to FBI says senior reporter at Cambridge Evening News was told to call the American embassy for some big news
A reporter on the UK’s Cambridge Evening News received an anonymous see telling him to ring the US embassy for some large-scale news, 25 minutes before the assassination of John F Kennedy in Dallas, freshly liberated records say.
Dated four periods after the president’s death, it reveals how far the investigation into the events in Dallas reached.
The memo reads:” The British security service( MI-5) has reported that at 18:05 GMT on 22 nd November and anonymous telephone call was induced in Cambridge, England, to the senior reporter of the Cambridge News.
” The caller said only that the Cambridge News reporter should call the American embassy in London for some large-scale news and then hung up.
” After the word of the president’s death was received the reporter notified the Cambridge police of the anonymous call and the police notified MI-5.
” The important phase is that the call was distributed according to MI-5 estimates, about 25 minutes before the president was kill. The Cambridge reporter had never received a call of this kind before and MI-5 state that he is known to them as a music and loyal person with no protection account .”