The Vanderbilt Television News Archive website will transition to a new interface soon. Preview it now!

CBS Evening News for
Wednesday, Jul 30, 1980

Headline: Georgia / Prison Escapees Caught

Request a copy of the video for this Item

Loan request:

You may reqest a loan of this video clip. We charge fees to recover our expenses on providing this service.


(Studio) 4 escapees from Georgia's death row said captured today; details given. Charles Postell, reporter for Albany "Herald", recalled telephoning warden after receiving call from one of the escapees; Georgia Bureau of Investigation agents reported searching his home and threatening Postell and his wife with aiding escapees. [POSTELL - describes police search.]
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Search Vanderbilt Television News Archive for additional items:  
Program Time:05:51:30 pm - 05:52:30 pm. Duration: 01:00
Reporters:Rather, Dan
Link to this page
Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
Record Number:272025