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Texas / Serial Murderer #82026

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 09, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Denton, Texas) Henry Lee Lucas' conviction for murdering teenager Becky Powell and his claims of murdering over 100 others examined; films shown. Lucas' background recalled; number formal murder charges against him nationwide mentioned. [Texas Ranger Phil RYAN - notes emotional impact of questioning Lucas on interrogators.] Lucas' last conviction for murder and burning of elderly woman recalled; authorities from across United States said mtg. again in January to exchange information possibly linking Lucas with unsolved homicides.
REPORTER: Dennis Troute

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Troute, Dennis
Duration:
00:01:50

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