Closed captioning of: Is a former Nazi commander living in U.S.?
is a former nazi commander living in the
? the associated press reporting a man who led an ss unit during
world war ii
has been living here for decades. that unit, accused of horrific
. according to an associated press investigation, 94-year-old michael carkotz lied to authorities about his
past to gain entry into the u.s. shortly after
world war ii
eventually settling in the suburbs of minneapolis with his wife and kids.
couldn't believe it. it's not that i wouldn't want to. i couldn't believe it, because he just doesn't appear to me that, whatever that would be, you know.
neighbors say he and his wife went on walks, mowed the lawn, and were active in their
he's kind of a gentle guy, quiet spoken.
even more shocking, residents say there are
living in the same neighborhood.
for my entire life she lived there and she was a
. there is another
that lives down the street.
according to the ap records do not show he had a direct hand in
but statements from that time confirm the unit he reportedly commanded killed civilians. authorities in poland say they'll investigate and help gather any possible evidence for the u.s.
if you commit crimes as terrible as the crimes of the holocaust even many years later there will still be an effort to find you and hold you accountable. in this case we're talking about a local
late friday karcoc's son accused the ap of defaming his father saying, quote, my father was never a nazi.