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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania / Child Abduction #1026923

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 19, 2012
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pierre Thomas) The surrender of the man, Carlos Figueroa Fago†, who tried to kidnap a girl off the streets of Philadelphia featured; photos, longer surveillance video and local news coverage of the story shown; details given about police use of social media to get information out. [Philadelphia police Capt. John DARBY†- comments on the two kids.] [Mayor Michael NUTTER†- comments on getting information out.] The lessons for police departments about social media campaigns discussed,

Reporter(s):
Sawyer, Diane;
Thomas, Pierre
Duration:
00:02:40

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