FBI Fingers Richard Jewell As Bombing Suspect
January 02, 2002
In any high-profile federal investigation into a terrorist act, like the Sept. 11 attack on America, there are bound to be successes and failures.
Some promising leads will pan out, but also some innocent people may be swept up in the dragnet.
One American who knows all about that is Richard Jewell, who in 1996 was falsely accused of a terrorist act – setting off a bomb at the Atlanta Olympics.