Friday - May 21, 1965
'Police Move In On Clay'
New York State Troopers warned the Chicopee, Massachusetts Police
that a group of Black Muslims are on there way to Chicopee to assassinate Cassius Clay.
According to Investigators, a black sedan with 4 Black Muslims was stopped on Route 22
in upstate New York. The group leader said they were headed to the Schine Inn in
Chicopee, Massachusetts (Cassius Clay's Training Camp) to discuss personal business.
A map and details of the route (Massachusetts Turnpike, Springfield Exit 9) were found in the car,
along with an 'X' marked on the Schine Inn, and Cassius Clay's room number.
The current security detail of 70, has now been increased to 300, with help from the
Massachusetts State Troopers, the State of Maine State Troopers and City of Lewiston,
Maine Police force.
The Champion - Cassius Clay, who now goes by his Black Muslim name of Muhammad Ali is
fearful, as his friend Malcolm X was murdered in New York on February 21, 1965 (just 3-months ago).