FROM FAME TO INFAMY

THE FBI SIFTS EVIDENCE TO SEE IF A MAN LIONIZED AS A CENTENNIAL PARK HERO COULD BE THE OLYMPIC BOMBER

Richard Jewell had run to the limelight, and now he was frying in it. After a bomb exploded in Atlanta's Centennial Olympic Park, killing one woman, injuring 111 and blowing a hole in the middle of the Olympic festivities, Jewell, a park security guard, had spoken with the press about his fortunate discovery of a bag containing the three-pipe device. He hadn't said he was a hero, but others were happy to, and for a while he achieved almost gold-medalist status as an instant inspiration.

By midweek Jewell, 33, was in a different media glare as the man whom FBI officials...

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