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Street Crime / Glover Death #228771

CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 03, 1973
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(Studio) Street violence, police action leads to death of Negro child. Funeral today.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(New York, New York) Clifford Glover victim of New York policeman. Shooting described. Police say child pulled gun and ran when told to stop. No gun found. [Stepfather Add ARMSTEAD - says boy had no gun.] [Mother Eloise ARMSTEAD - believes it was murder.] Violence in neighborhood ensues. Policeman Thomas J. Shea charged with murder. Police association outraged. Grand jury investigates. [Crowd gives black power salute as casket brought from funeral home.]
REPORTER: Richard Roth

Cronkite, Walter;
Roth, Richard

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