NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 12, 1984
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(Studio) Latest outbreak of gang violence in Chicago reported.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Chicago, Illinois) City's effort to crack down on gang violence following murder of high school basketball star Benjamin Wilson examined; films shown. [Gang MBR. - considers getting shot or killed natural expectation for gang life.] [Mayor Harold WASHINGTON - calls for immediate action.] Washington's order to police outlined. [GRANDMOTHER of Wilson's killers - doesn't know if boys were gang mbrs.] City's effort to use former gang members to reduce gang membership noted. [Jimmy EOSADO - can't ignore children killing each other.] [Gang MBRS. - comment.]
REPORTER: Cassandra Clayton
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