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New York City / 44 Caliber Killer #49231

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 27, 1977
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(Studio) Search for ".44 caliber killer" in New York City has become one of biggest manhunts in New York City police history.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(NYC) Background of case and most recent shootings noted. All attacks have been with same .44 caliber weapon. Some tips received by police suggest checking Catholic high school attended by 2 victims; police believe killer knows something of Catholicism and demonic possession, from 2 letters he's written. [Task Forde commander, Inspector Tim DOWD - cites statements by killer on possession and reason for killings.] Detectives say they're still no closer to identifying killer, despite witnesses to latest attack.
REPORTER: John Martin

Martin, John;
Reasoner, Harry

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