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New York City Subway Shootings #295116

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 27, 1984
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(Studio) Report on shooting of 4 young people in New York City subway and conflicting reactions to incident.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(NYC) Details given with regard to unknown gunman's shooting of 4 teenagers who allegedly pressed him for money and threatened him with screwdrivers. Public reaction in support of gunman noted. [PEOPLE - state support.] [Mayor Edward KOCH - comments.] Offer by Congress of Racial Equality to pay gunman s expenses if he turns self in noted. [Congress for Racial Equality chairperson Roy INNIS - comments.] [Columnist Jimmy BRESLIN - states concern with regard to vigilante mood in city.] (Video difficulty in last part of report)
REPORTER: Bill Whitaker

Rather, Dan;
Whitaker, Bill

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