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New York City / Bus Hijacking #253492

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 05, 1977
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(Studio) Bus hostages are free and Navy man in custody charged with murder and kidnapping. Bus was taken to Kennedy International Airport; terrorist gave up just before midnight.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Queens, New York) Details noted with regard to hijacking of bus to Kennedy Airport by Luis Robinson. Is learned native Panamanian wanted plane to Cuba; has been in Navy for past year [MAN - describes police rush of business] [ROBINSON - doesn't know why he did it.] Attorney says Robinson has history of psychiatric problems and asks judge to order mental exam, which judge does. [Attorney David ADDISON - says Robinson gave him no motivation.] 1 hostage, James Lo, of Hong Kong, is in critical condition; others are reunited with families. [Hostage Bruce DEBOER - describes Robinson's takeover of business] [BOY - says gunmen was scary.]
REPORTER: Gary Shepard Artist: Aggie Whelan

Rather, Dan;
Shepard, Gary

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