ROUTING AND RECORD SHEET
WALKER, John Anthony, Jt.
MEMORANDUM FOR THE
Security AnalysisJohn Anthony, Jr.
5 Special Agent (SA> "Jay" Aldhizer, FBI Liaison, advised that on the evening ofhe FBI arrested John Anthony Walker, Jr., in Maryland on charges of espionage for the Soviet Union. Walkeretired Navy warrant officer and currently is employedrivate investigator in the Norfolk, Virginia, area. The FBI confiscatedlassified documents from Walker at the time of the arrest, the majority of which were Navy and Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) communications. Relative to Walker's possession of the classified documents, the FBI is anticipating additional arrests in the near future and is presently trying to hold the lid on any publicity. According to the FBI, Walker's son is presently serving aboard the USS Ninlts.
Office of Security subject file records are negative in the name of John AnChony Walker,nd no references appear to to be identical with the exceptionegative response to an FBI name trace on5 concerning John Anthony
Walker,ka: Arthur James Walker orn onuly
Aldhizer advised that he would be informing (CI) Staff of the Directorate offurther stated that this case will probably turn into ainvestigation having many tentacles inasmuchcommunications are involved.Original document.