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SLA Robbery / Hearst Kidnapping / Robbers #233868

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 16, 1974
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($) SLA group, and woman identified by FBI as Patricia Hearst, robbed bank of $11,000. Her parents return from Mexico trip. Photo of Hearst shown
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(San Francisco, California) [Father Randolph HEARST - calls it vicious act.] [Fiance Steven WEED - says crushed SLA depends on Patty Hearst. Can't understand inhuman cruel treatment she's getting.] Leader of SLA, Donald DeFreeze, "Cinque", now added to list wanted for robbery. Patricia Hearst wanted as material witness. [US attorney James BROWNING says they went out their way to identify her as "Tania" Hearst.] Her picture sells on posters.
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld

(Studio) Patricia accompanied into bank by DeFreeze and 3 other women. Robbers named.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(San Francisco, California) Nancy Ling Perry, 26, photos shown. Went to University California Berkeley. Charged with arson of house , identified as early SLA headquarters Husband can't see her as violent woman. Patricia Soltysik, 23 went to University California Berkeley. Active in women's lib and gay movement. Camilla Hall, 20, moved to Berkeley from Minnesota. Ex-con., DeFreeze, 30, from Cleveland. General field marshall of SLA been in trouble with law for 10 years Prison psychiatrist calls him dangerous man.
REPORTER: Richard Wagner

Cronkite, Walter;
Threlkeld, Richard;
Wagner, Richard

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