ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 09, 1977
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(Studio) After promise from President in morning news conf., Cory Moore releases 2nd and last hostage, police captain, from city hall in Warrensville Hgts.,to end 2-day holdout.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters
(Warrensville Hgts., Ohio) Atmosphere of media event surrounding incident noted; all involved await word from Carter in press conference with regard to call to Moore. (Film shown.) [CARTER - says he realizes he's setting dangerous precedent; says he'll talk to Moore if police officer released.] Moore releases Captain Leo Keglovic; police allow Moore to address media re: motivation for siege. [MOORE - says white Americans need to understand plight of black Americans] [KEGLOVIC - says what bothered him most is that any citizen can be held under cheap gun, which can be bought in 1 day, at whim of someone.] President did talk with Moore in afternoon.
REPORTER: Ron Miller
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