WET PAGE 1
FRESNO WET SCANDAL HAS A NEW ANGLE FRESNO, Nov. 3. () Investi gation of alleged graft in the Fresno Fresno police department, which has resulted resulted iu the arrest of three officers and an ex-captain ex-captain ex-captain of the police, has turned to San Francisco, General Proliibtion Agent Thomas Niceley, who is director of prohibition, said today. The federal agent did not reveal the reason for the bay city nvestigation or what he hoped to accomplish by it. Public reports that Emilio Gio-metti, Gio-metti, Gio-metti, Dan B. Barsetti and Carlo Oliver!, now under federal indict ment in connection with a government government raid . a year ago, were co-defendants co-defendants co-defendants co-defendants with the accused officers, were denied today by Niceley. The agent said the three men named in the complaint were accused with former Captain Ben ; Wickstrom, Captan Albert Trusdell, Detective Sergeant Guy Shoun and Sergeant Clifford Sayre of conspiracy to violate violate the national prohibition act, hut that the three others indicted did not face the new .charge. Niceley said he expected to place at least twenty witnesses before the federal grand jury when .lt begins begins its session Thursday, with the police investigation under scrutiny.