CBS Evening News for Monday, Jul 26, 1976
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(Studio) President Ford doesn't feel White House guard overreacted by shooting and killing man on lawn.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(DC) Full investigation of incident ordered. Chester Plummer, 30, scaled fence and was shot when he refused to stop after guards' commands. Plummer's life sketched. [PLUMMER SR. - says son was Vietnam veteran He was not anti-admin. or anti-establishment.] He worked for Virginia cab company [Red Top Cab Company manager Ken CROTSLEY - describes Plummer.] Washington, DC grand jury to decide if charges to be placed against White House guard, Charles Garland.
REPORTER: Phil Jones
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