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Tip That Led To Bulger Arrest Came From Iceland

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WBUR has confirmed that the tip that led the FBI to James "Whitey" Bulger's apartment Wednesday in Santa Monica, Calif., came from a woman living in Iceland, according to law enforcement sources.

The woman reported seeing the FBI's public service announcement looking for Bulger's longtime girlfriend, Catherine Greig, on a CNN report on the investigation of Bulger and Greig.

This program aired on June 24, 2011. The audio for this program is not available.

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