Transcript for Gerald Ford on Assassination Attempt: 'The Weapon Was Large'
New this morning we're hearing former president Gerald Ford for the first time Adler about the 1975 assassination attempt against him. It happened in Sacramento while Ford was shaking hands near the California state -- Ford later testified behind closed doors and his testimony was used in the case against. The would be assassin Lynette squeaky for -- he talked about seeing a gun in the crowd. The weapon was large. Covered all or most of her hand as far as I can see. And I only saw instantaneously. Because almost. Automatically. One of these Secret Service agents. One group -- Handed -- weapon. -- testimony was released yesterday by a federal court. Pro -- never fired she was convicted and served thirty years in prison.
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