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A former Central Intelligence Agency officer arrested on charges of unlawfully retaining classified information has been suspended by Christie’s as its head of security in Hong Kong.

The auction house said Wednesday it had suspended an unnamed employee pending a criminal investigation. A person familiar with the situation told the The Wall Street Journal that the employee was Jerry Chun Shing Lee, who was arrested Monday after arriving at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York.

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https://www.wsj.com/articles/christies-suspends-arrested-ex-cia-officer-1516202537

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