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California / Hijack Attempt #453154

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 15, 1970
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(Studio) Donald Bruce Irwin shot in hijack attempt.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(San Francisco, California) Brinks' guard shot hijacker, former mental patients in serious condition; gun only had blanks; wanted plane flown to North Korea. [Stewardess Sandy ADAMBON - says hijacker calm.] [TWA Captain John GILMAN - told guard to act.] [Brinks' guard Robert DENISCO - describes shooting.]
REPORTER: Don Oliver

(Los Angeles, California) Neighbors say Irwin quiet, polite. [Neighbor Jim CLIFFORD - expresses surprise.] [Irwin's attorney S. H. ALLEN - says client felt peace mission needed to Hanoi, North Vietnam.]

Brinkley, David;
Neal, Roy;
Oliver, Don

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