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Austria / Fritzl Case #1025340

CNN Evening News for Saturday, May 03, 2008
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(Studio: Rick Sanchez) The case of Austrian Josef Fritzl†, who held his daughter Elisabeth captive in his basement for 24 years and had 7 children with her, reviewed; virtual view of the secret basement chambers shown.

(Berlin: Frederik Pleitgen) The Fritzl case updated. [Security Director for Lower Austria Franz PRUCHER†- says it is necessary to check the entire life of the suspect.] How Fritzl kept his secret from his wife and examined. [Fritzl’s friend Robert GASSLDORFER† {thru translator} – reacts.] [Former tenant in Fritzl house Alfred DUBANOVSKY† {thru translator} – says he heard knocking and banging from the cellar.] [Austrian police Franz POLZER† {thru translator} – says hearing a sound is far from being evidence that people are being held prisoner in the basement.] [Former tenant Josef LEITNER† {thru translator} – notes Fritzl carried things inside.] [District Mayor Hans-Heinz LENZE†- reads a letter from Elisabeth.]

Reporter(s):
Sanchez, Rick;
Pleitgen, Frederik
Duration:
00:07:00

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