ABC Evening News for Monday, May 08, 1978
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(Studio) Report on Houston riot and its aftermath in Mex.-American section of city on Sunday night.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(Houston, Texas) Details of riot given and injuries noted. [Mayor James McCONN - watched police department handle situation and thinks they used more restraint than perhaps was warranted.] Causes of riots stated as celebration of Mex. national holiday and 1st anniversary of death of Jose Torres, who died while in police custody last year Details of Torres affair and sentences given policemen involved recalled. [WOMAN - says revenge has to be taken for Torres.]
REPORTER: Charles Murphy
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