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New Mexico / Prison Riot Aftermath #269195

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 06, 1980
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(Studio) Known dead from last wkend.'s prison riot in Santa Fe, New Mexico, reported; authorities said pressing shipment of inmates to other institutions after disturbance last night.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Santa Fe, New Mexico) Efforts to relocate inmates across nation outlined; film shown, states named. Arrival of group at Leavenworth today noted. Details given of incident last night. Governor Bruce King said possibly calling emergency session of legislature to request additional funding for rebuilding of prison Situation for families, with regard to unknown fate of their relatives in prison noted.

Cronkite, Walter;
Dow, David

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