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San Quentin Escape Attempt #243281

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 10, 1976
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(Studio) Escape plan by San Quentin Prison inmate Norman Lucas noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(San Quentin Prison, California) Details of tunnel escape plan and implementation noted. Tunnel discovered by prison guard Lieutenant Jerry Copus. [COPUS - describes discovery.] No tunnel has been successful escape route from San Quentin, but this 1 was only 25 foot short of opening into San Francisco Bay.
REPORTER: Tim Findley (KPIX newsfilm)

Cronkite, Walter;
Findley, Tim

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