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Benton Harbor, Michigan / Rioting #731115

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 18, 2003
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Benton Harbor, Michigan: Mark Potter) The second night of rioting in Benton Harbor, Michigan, sparked by the death of Terrance Shurn†† after a police chase, featured; details given about the community’s struggles with poverty, unemployment and racial tension; scenes shown. [Benton Harbor police department Chief Samuel HARRIS†- urges residents to stay home & be peaceful.] [Michigan State Police Lt. Joseph ZANGARO†- describes the scene as a war zone.] [Benton Harbor RESIDENT – says we’re angry about police harassment.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Potter, Mark

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