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Indiana / Child's Murder #82223

ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 02, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Santa Claus, IN) Murder of school child Kathy Kohm in April 1981 and police inability to prove other than circumstantial evidence against Stanton Gash reviewed; films, photos shown. [Rosemary KOHM - feels system totally failed family.] Factors contributing to authorities' belief that Gash was Kohm's murderer outlined on screen, discussed. [Police OFR. - is certain Gash is Kohm's killer.] Kohm's family's use of civil suit against Gash and verdict of guilty in wrongful death of girl noted possibly leading to his criminal prosecution; details of case explained. [Rosemary KOHM - explains purpose of civil suit.]
REPORTER: Chris Bury Artist: Aggie Whelan Kenny

Bury, Chris;
Jennings, Peter

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