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Louisiana / Cyanide Scare #80852

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 25, 1983
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(Studio) Recent spate of threats in Louisiana that water supplies had been poisoned with cyanide recalled.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(Hammond, LA) Discovery of small amts. of cyanide in city's water system examined; films shown. [Mayor Debbie POPE - notes need for caution.] Impact of situation on town described. [Sally COLE - cites inconvenience.] No. municipal water systems affected by threats mentioned. [Task force SPOKESPERSON - won't tolerate such activity.]
REPORTER: Jay Schadler

(Studio) 4 juveniles reported arrested in connection with telephone threats in New Orleans area.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Robinson, Max;
Schadler, Jay

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