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Mexico / Missing Prof. #285010

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jul 25, 1982
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl

(Mazatlan, Mexico) Case of missing United States professor Nicholas Schrock noted leading authorities to other possible murders; photos shown. Body initially identification as that of Schrock and sent to his wife in Colorado said body of Mexican instead; confession of large number of San Ignacio police officers to Schrock's murder noted. [Ruth SCHROCK - criticizes investigations.] Mayor of San Ignacio reported resigning due to case; possibility of other uniden. bodies in city's cemetery noted. Concern for safety of other Americans traveling same route mentioned.
REPORTER: Carlos Aguilar (KMGH-TV newstape)

Stahl, Lesley

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