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Hurricane Katrina / New Orleans / Police Looting #803797

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Sep 22, 2005
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(New Orleans: Drew Griffin) The police looting amid the disorder in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina hit featured; scenes shown from the Canal Street hotel, where eight police officers began a four-day looting spree & threatened hotel guests. [Hotel manager Osman KHAN†, hotel engineer Perry EMERY - describe what the guys came back with & later hauled off in cop cars.] [Police Supt. Eddie COMPASS, NOPD Capt. Marlon DEFILLO†- comment on the contentions between the police officers & the hotel.] [Residents Erlaine McLAURIN†, Steve THOMAS†- outline what police looted from the nearby apartments.] [DEFILLO - responds to charges against police officers.]

Brown, Aaron;
Griffin, Drew

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