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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania / Police Beating #394575

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 13, 2000
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Philadelphia: Jim Axelrod) The beating of African-American suspect Thomas Jones by police in Philadelphia featured; scenes shown of the arrest. [EYEWITNESS - describes the cops' actions.] [Criminal justice expert James FYFE - says nobody can see what the suspect is doing.] [Philadelphia Police Commissioner John TIMONEY - says Jones is not Philadelphia's Rodney King.] [Black Clergy of Philadelphia Reverend Vernal SIMMS - describes what he saw on the tape.] [Philadelphia Mayor John STREET - says there will be an investigation.]

Axelrod, Jim;
Rather, Dan

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