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Zebra Murders #476228

NBC Evening News for Friday, Apr 19, 1974
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(Studio) Another murder in San Francisco, California, occurs. Wife of victim beaten and rape woman reports man identified himself as "Zebra" killer. Zebra killings discussed. Police now stop blacks resembling suspect on street.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(San Francisco, California) [ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) Paul HALVANIK - states police action violates 4th amendment of Const.] [Mayor Joseph ALIOTO - says white men didn't protest during "Zodiac" case some years back or Nob Hill rapist case.] Police unsure if search of blacks to save 19th victim, but no other avenue open.
REPORTER: Jack Perkins

Chancellor, John;
Perkins, Jack

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