The Elvis Presley FBI Files: Part 2 of 12
This is the second set of papers released from the FBI vault that involve Elvis containing 663 pages in total.
The first 51 pages are available in part one of this series. This set contains the next 25 pages of documents. Click here to see all of the FBI Files documents currently posted.
This set includes details regarding harassing phone calls, a letter to J. Edgar Hoover disapproving of Elvis (see Selected Highlights below), details of an extortion attempt, details of a threatened kidnap while Elvis was performing in Las Vegas as well as details of a death threat against Elvis.
Letter to J. Edgar Hoover
Dear Honorable Sir,
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General Investigative Division
This is a new matter involving victim, Elvis Presley, well-known entertainer currently appearing at the International Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada. Anonymous call received by victim's manager at Las Vegas 2:55 P.M., 8/27/70 stating Elvis was going to be kidnapped this weekend. At 6:15 A.am., 8/28/70 wife of a confidante of victim who is with him in Las Vegas, received anonymous call attempting to contact her husband and stated elvis was going to get it tomorrow night; 45 minutes later same caller again called and stated a killer, who is a madman, was going to shoot Elvis, that he had a gun with a silencer.
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