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Los Angeles, California / Murder Case #1116573

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Sep 30, 2017
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(Studio: Jose Diaz Balart) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Joe Fryer) The story of Juan Catalan, who was arrested in 2003 for murdering a teenage girl, Martha Puebla††, but was able to prove he was attending a major league baseball game, featured. [Catalan's lawyer Todd MELNIK††- says he found Catalan on HBO's "Curb Your Enthusiasm" TV videotape; talks about his bond with the client.] [CATALAN - says he never heard of "Curb Your Enthusiasm."] ["Long Shot" documentarian Jacob LaMENDELLA‡- talks about the elements of the story.]

Balart, Jose Diaz;
Fryer, Joe

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