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(Studio) Chester Plummer refuses to halt upon command after scaling White House fence and is shot and killed.
(DC) Plummer, 30, was first noticed outside White House by group of women protesters. [Judith WITHEROW - says Plummer was carrying piece of pipe that looked like weapon.] An officer called a warning to Plummer and then shot him. President Ford, in study, didn't hear the shot. Plummer drove taxi in DC. [Taxi driver Robert HARRIS - says Plummer told him he kept pipe in case someone tried to rob him.] [Father Chester PLUMMER SR. - says seems killing unjustified.] Secret Service has no plans for tightening White House security. Press Secretary Ron Nessen says Ford felt that the security officer had done his duty.
|Program Time:||05:39:00 pm - 05:41:10 pm. Duration: 02:10|
|Reporters:||Chancellor, John; Ellerbee, Linda|
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|Broadcast Type:||Evening News Segment Type: News Content|