Transcript for Robert Wagner Refuses to Speak to Police About Natalie Wood Case
It really is one of the most famous mysteries in hollywood history. The death of natalie wood, more than 30 years ago. Her husband, robert wagner, one of the last people to see her alive. And now, with the case reopened, police say wagner is refusing to speak with them about it. Abc's clayton sandell has the story. tale of one mysterious night. Actress natalie wood died in 1981 on a boating trip, with husband, robert wagner," and fellow actor, christopher walken. We think she fell outside and hit her head. Reporter: The case was closed, accidental drowning. But reopened just a year ago, when the captain came forward. He claims that wagner and wood were in a heated argument before she died. They went to the state room. And they carried on arguing in the state room. Reporter: The latest plot turn, the just-released coroner report says that wood had scratches and fresh buzs on her arms and legs. The manner of death changed from accidental, to undetermined. He's the last person to see her alive. Reporter: Investigators want to question wagner again. But he's refusing to talk. Back then, gave him a brief interview. And he never told them exactly what happened on the boat. I mean, later on, in his book, he wrote a different version of what he told them back then. Reporter: Wagner, famous for tv's "heart to heart" and his turn as an austin powers villain, is not a suspect. His attorneys say, mr. Wagner has fully cooperated over the last 30 years. And has been interviewed on multiple occasions by the l.A. Sherifpartment. And has answered every, single question asked him during these interviews. He's like a missing puzzle piece. Reporter: A puzzle piece in a key role for a maystery that may have another sequel. Those are tough words from the sheriff. So many years later, we still don't know what happened. Coming up here on the
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