ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 10, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Baltimore, Maryland: Bill Greenwood) Prohibition against students' use of telephone beepers in Baltimore, Maryland, high school in effort to cut down on drug dealing reported; scenes shown. [high school principal Roy POPE - says drugs and beepers are synonymous.] [Ex-drug user "RODNEY" - says beepers make deals faster.] [Student Yale TINDELL - talks about drugs in schools.] [Baltimore school police chief Larry BURGAN - talks about drugs and money.] [Baltimore school bd. president Melvon HOLLIS - talks about beepers users appearing as heroes.] Efforts to make drug dealing more difficult reiterated.
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