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Panther Killings / Panther Version #201649

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 17, 1969
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(Studio) 2 weeks since Black Panther killings. Report on their version of event. Spokesperson not present at time.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Chicago, Illinois) Tours led through Panther apt. Chart shows apt. layout. Police say Panthers shot 1st. [Spokesperson Emanuel DOZIER - says search and destroy mission enacted. No signs of struggle here. Points out lack of bullet marks. Explains peculiarities in shooting. Evidence refutes Hanrahan's remarks. Gun battle as purported by Gestapo pigs didn't occur. Speaks of bullets in relationship to Fred Hampton and Mac Clark deaths.]
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

(Studio) Police return to headquarters with warrant to look for bullets and bulletholes.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Pappas, Ike

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