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Florida / Moore Kidnapping #859935

CNN Evening News for Sunday, Feb 25, 2007
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(Studio: Rick Sanchez) Report introduced.

(Atlanta: Fredricka Whitfield) The manhunt for Vicente Ignacio Beltran-Moreno† {aka “Nacho”}, who is suspected in the kidnapping of 13-year-old Florida boy Clay Moore, featured; details given of Moore’s escape using a safety pin after being tied to a tree; scenes shown of police searching Beltran-Moreno’s home, where a ransom note was found. [Manatee County Sheriff Charlie WELLS†, Detective Dennis VALONE†- praise Moore’s helpfulness and creativity.]

(Studio: Rick Sanchez) The reaction of Moore’s father, Tim Moore, to his son’s ordeal noted. [Voice of T. MOORE – says the suspect is a menace to society and he needs to go away.]

(Studio: Rick Sanchez; Palmetto, Florida: Lynn Carsons) The difficulty in capturing Beltran-Moreno, his possible motive and the belief that he is dangerous discussed; photos shown.

Sanchez, Rick;
Whitfield, Fredricka;
Carsons, Lynn

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