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San Francisco Shooting #254426

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Sep 04, 1977
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(Studio) San Francisco, California, police search for 3 killers of 5, gunned down in Chinatown restaurant.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(San Francisco, California) Shooting occurred at Golden Dragon, popular restaurant. [Eyewitness Francine NOVACK - describes incident.] Killers were masked. 5 people fatally injured; 16 more shot. Young Chinese gangland leader repeatedly shot. Event termed worst mass murder in San Francisco. Restaurant owner's refusal to pay protection money to gangs thought to be cause. Gangland aspects noted. [NOVACK - vows never to return to Chinatown.]
REPORTER: Sharron Lovejoy

Dean, Morton;
Lovejoy, Sharron

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