....According to the Marin Independent Journal, the stolen Star Wars copy fell into the hands of Internet writer Harry Knowles, and LucasFilm suspected at the time that the copy had been leaked by a company employee...

Foley, a Star Wars fan himself, frequented Star Wars-related chat rooms, which initially tipped investigators off and led to the arrest.

Foley was singled out as a suspect because of incriminating material discovered on a chat room site in which Foley was identified.


[ October 10, 2002, 09:31 AM: Message edited by: Dennis ]