CHICAGO
04/12/2011 01:59 pm ET | Updated Jun 12, 2011

Metra Employees Accused Of 'Source Code' Shakedown

The movie industry has brought millions of dollars to the Chicago area, shooting scenes all over the city and suburbs.

One or more Metra employees may have tried to get a piece of the action, CBS2 and the Better Government Association have learned. Now, the rail agency's inspector general is investigating.

A Metra train has a starring role in the new Hollywood science fiction thriller, "Source Code." It is one of the many movie negotiations handled for more than a decade by Jonathan Gottlieb, a Metra special transportation services manager.

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