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Fromme / Prison Escape #107113

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 24, 1987
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(Studio: Richard Threlkeld) Report introduced.

(Alderson, West Virginia: Bettina Gregory) Escape of Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme, convicted for attempted assassination of President Gerald Ford in 1975, from West Virginia prison reported; details given, scenes shown. [FROMME - expresses love for Charles Manson.] Prison security described; scenes shown. [Alderson federal prison warden Ron BURKHART -discusses Fromme as inmate.] [Author of "Helter Skelter", Vincent BUGLIOSI - calls Fromme dangerous.] Sara Jane Moore, other woman who attempted to assassinate Ford, said also escaping from same prison in past.

(Studio: Richard Threlkeld) Continuation of search for Fromme reported

Gregory, Bettina;
Threlkeld, Richard

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