CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 05, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Glendale, California: David Dow) Glendale, California, arson case which resulted in charges against the city's top arson investigator, Captain John Orr, featured; March 27 and June 27, 1990, fire scenes shown. [Glendale city manager David RAMSAY - comments on irony of charges.] Cover letter for novel which Orr attempted to have published shown and quoted. [Executive editor, "Glendale News Press" Jeffery PRUGH - relates what Orr told him about his book.] Evidence implicating Orr in arson cases reviewed; map shown of arson fire sites. [Bakersfield, California, fire department Captain Marvin CASEY - comments on fingerprint.] Orr reported pleading not guilty in federal court; drawing shown.
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