FBI counter-terrorism supervisor has his gun, valuables stolen after a night of heavy drinking with exotic dancers
Robert Manson, F.B.I. regional counter-terrorism supervisor, reported that his gun, Rolex watch, and cash were stolen from his room
Manson was drinking heavily in a hotel room at the Westin Charlotte in the company of the strippers when the theft occurred
Manson, 58, was too intoxicated to even file a report himself, he is now under internal investigation
He was so intoxicated one of his fellow agents had to file the report for him
Manson, a unit chief assigned to the bureau’s headquarters, oversees all terrorism investigations in the Midwest and the CarolinasAn FBI counter terrorism supervisor is currently under an internal investigation after a night of heavy drinking with exotic dancers led to his gun being stolen.
An FBI counter terrorism supervisor is currently under an internal investigation after a night of heavy drinking with exotic dancers led to his gun being stolen.
Robert Manson was drinking heavily in a fifth-floor room in the Westin Charlotte hotel in the North Carolina city when his gun, $6,000 Rolex and some cash were stolen from him, a The New York Times reports that Manson, who is a unit chief in the FBI’s international terrorism sector, was heavily intoxicated but uninjured when police were told of the incident,
The agent was visiting Charlotte on July 9 for training, and agents told police they’d spent that night drinking with women they believe were exotic dancers.
FBI supervisor Robert Manson was drinking heavily in a fifth-floor room in the Westin Charlotte hotel [photo], NC when his gun, $6,000 Rolex and some cash were stolen from him by some women
Responding officers from Charlotte- Mecklenberg police dept answering a 911 call around 6.30 on July 10 from Manson’s colleagues, found that he was still too incapacitated to make the call himself.
Another agent, Kevin Thurman, is listed as filing the report on Manson’s behalf.
Police believe the theft happened sometime between 2 and 5am, after the hotel bar was closed.
According to nn F.B.I. spokesman, Michael P. Kortan, Internal investigations is being conducted on a July incident where, Robert Manson, a unit chief in the F.B.I.’s international terrorism section, had his Glock .40-caliber handgun, a $6,000 Rolex watch and $60 in cash stolen from his room at the Westin hotel in Charlotte, NC.
Agents told the police that they had been drinking with women who said they were exotic dancers.
“Investigators determined that the victim, Robert Manson, met a woman in the hotel bar the prior night and took her back to his hotel room,” Charlotte police spokesperson Robert Tufano, said in a statement.
Charlotte-Mecklenberg police said the gun, a Glock, is still missing
At 6:30 the next morning, Charlotte police were called to the hotel. Mr. Manson was incapacitated because of alcohol, according to the police report, which he did not file himself. A fellow agent, Kevin Thuman, gave the report, which says the theft happened from 2 a.m. to 5 a.m. The hotel bar closes at 2 a.m.
Robert Rufano of the Charlotte-Mecklenberg PD said ‘Mr Manson identified himself as a Special Agent with the Federal Bureau of Investigation.’
‘Investigators determined the victim, Robert Manson, met a woman in the hotel bar the prior night and took her back to his hotel room,’ Tufano told Fox News.
The Glock, is still missing according to Police.
No arrests have been made. Manson has not been suspended as a result of the internal investigation.