Aug 24 2001

SEN. SHELBY STATEMENT ON ARREST OF RETIRED AIR FORCE SERGEANT BRIAN REGAN

Sen. Shelby said, "This incident and arrest shows that the FBI and the other agencies of the Intelligence community must remain vigilant."

"I cannot go into any details at this time concerning the arrest of Mr. Regan. It is a very sensitive case and is being handled by the Justice Department and the FBI."

"I will continue to work with Chairman Graham and our colleagues on the Intelligence Committee to provide adequate resources to support this nation's counter intelligence efforts."