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Tales from the Whitey watch

Former DEA agent recounts 2 years of stealth, frustrations

James ‘‘Whitey’’ Bulger (left) and Kevin J. Weeks in South Boston during surveillance by the Drug Enforcement Administration and Boston Police. James ‘‘Whitey’’ Bulger (left) and Kevin J. Weeks in South Boston during surveillance by the Drug Enforcement Administration and Boston Police. (Mike Swidwinski/ Retired DEA special agent/ 1989)
By Shelley Murphy
Globe Staff / January 18, 2007

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They tracked him any way they could, watching him through binoculars, bugging his Ford Crown Victoria, flying over him in a Cessna plane to pick up his conversations, or trying to intercept them with an antenna atop the Dorchester Heights Memorial in South Boston. (Full article: 1229 words)

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