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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 08, 1977
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(Studio) Man still holds police captain hostage after freeing 1 hostage this a.m. in Warrensville Hghts., Ohio, incident.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Warrensville Hghts., Ohio) Captor Cory Moore has said if he can talk to President Carter he'll release police captain Leo Keglovic from police station outside Cleveland, Ohio, where he holds hostage. [FBI agent Chas. McKINNON - Moore has said if he talks to Carter, he'll surrender and scene will end peacefully.] Moore's other demands noted. 2nd hostage released earlier is 17-yr.-old Shelly Kiggans, who says she was treated well. [KIGGANS - says Moore wants to talk to Carter; describes being taken hostage.] Captain Keglovic rptdly. in good condition.
REPORTER: Renee Poussaint

(Studio) Press Secretary Jody Powell refuses to discuss situation.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Poussaint, Renee

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