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California / Girls Kidnapping #707139

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 01, 2002
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(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas) Report introduced.

(Lancaster, California: David Wright) The outcome of the abduction of two teenage girls, Tamara Brooks†† & Jacqueline Marris†† {aka: Jacque Dyer††} from a site in the Mojave Desert in California featured; details given of the state's use of the "AMBER Alert" system in the manhunt for kidnapper Roy Ratliff††. [Eric Joshua BROWN†, Frank MELERO†- describe what happened.] [Los Angeles County assistant sheriff Larry WALDIE†- says the suspect is deceased & the girls are safe.] [Parents Nadine DYER†, Sam BROOKS†- react.]

Vargas, Elizabeth;
Wright, David

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