ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 17, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Jefferson County, Florida: Mike von Fremd) Controversy over the tactics used in Florida by police searching for the killers of a foreign tourist examined; the roundup of young black males detailed. [Jefferson County sheriff Ken FORTUNE - defends the search.] [Two Black WOMEN, Rainbow Coalition Reese JOYNER - react to the "children hunt."]
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Statement from Margaret Jagger, girlfriend of the slain man, quoted.
(Miami: Mark Potter) The criminals' targeting of tourists in Florida examined; scenes shown from the streets. [Florida department of law enforcement Steve EMERSON, criminologist professor William WILBANKS, psychologist Marvin DUNN, group of young BLACKS - explain why white tourists are singled out by young black criminals.]
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