125.61383/175: Telegram

The Chargé in Mexico (Summerlin) to the Secretary of State

3277. Jenkins telegraphs that he was released without bail after two hours detention in penitentiary and is now restricted to his home. In a signed statement published in local press today prosecuting attorney [of] Puebla says Jenkins is guilty of criminal responsibility and giving false evidence and has been transferred to his home to avoid recurrence of recent illness.