Listen: Scott Lazar, Henry Henderson, John Christopher discussed on Reveal
"So that's it. Then I mean, and the story they're just stuck with this mountain. Well, no, not exactly this is where the story takes a really crazy turn what happened to John Christopher after John Christopher disappeared. Henry Henderson who is now the city's environmental Commissioner reached out to one other federal agency that he thought could help in the situation he because he had a personal connection at the US Justice department, Scott. An old friend, and he was first assistant at the time Henderson called on Scott Lazar. First assistant US attorney in the northern district of Illinois. In other words, Lazar one of the federal government's top criminal prosecutors in Chicago. So Henry Henderson talks to Scott Lazar saying, you know, we're having real hard time. And we think that this is a larger criminal endeavor here, and we really need some help. But Henderson says his old friend dismissed him telling him this was a municipal waste problem. I asked Scott Lazar about this conversation. We knew about the illegal dumping going on very well. Probably couldn't tell line that Christopher was working undercover. At the time. This was a sacred undercover investigation. And so we weren't going to and so I had to rebuff him. Wait, hold on, Robin. Do you mean yet, John Christopher was working undercover? For the FBI as John Christopher who started this illegal dump is actually working for the."