NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 11, 1983
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REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Los Angeles, California) Mayor Tom Bradley's praise of Watts grocer James Hawkins' refusal to be intimidated by local gangs revenging his son's shooting of gang member during robbery noted; background to situation explained. [HAWKINS - recalls incident.] Son James Hawkins, Junior, noted defending store during other robbery attempts; details given. [BRADLEY - praises Hawkins.] Police security surrounding Hawkins noted. [HAWKINS - won't leave home.]
REPORTER: Meredith Lewis
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