NBC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 19, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Pelser, SC) Details given with regard to prison escape. [Prison spokesperson Hal LESLIE - comments.] Escapees identified as James Rodney Leonard, William Douglas Ballew and Jessie Glenn Smith; photos shown. [Greenville County Sheriff Johnny Mack BROWN - comments and compares action to that of Charles Bronson.] 1975 movie, "Breakout", which starred Bronson and featured helicopter use in prison break, recalled; scenes shown. [Copter pilot Larry GREEN - was afraid.]
REPORTER: Kenley Jones
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