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Kidnappings / Release of Empain / Moro #53177

ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 27, 1978
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(Studio) Kidnapping and release of industrialist Baron Empain in Paris noted.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Paris, France) Details given with regard to Empain's release in front of Paris Opera House after police shoot-out with some captors when family made ransom payment attempt. Films and photos shown. Empain's report to police with regard to captivity cited. Reaction of French to Empain kidnapping described.
REPORTER: Kati Marton

(Studio) Contd. search by Italian police for kidnapped former premier Aldo Moro noted.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Rome, Italy) Report on public attitude toward Italian military and police for not yet having captured Red Brigade members who claimed Moro kidnapping responsibility. Rptd. aid of underworld in search for Brigade mbrs., in order to bring speedy end to police dragnets, noted.
REPORTER: Greg Dobbs

Dobbs, Greg;
Jennings, Peter;
Marton, Kati

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