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Miami, Florida / Hostage Incident #896095

CNN Evening News for Sunday, Mar 30, 2008
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(Studio: Rick Sanchez) Yesterday’s botched robbery and hostage-taking at a Miami Walgreens recalled; scenes shown of the incident unfolding with the suspect holding the store manager and shots being fired.

(Miami: Sasha Andrade) The robbery attempt and the manager’s escape reviewed; scenes shown. [Walgreens employee Roy BARNES†, news cameraman Fabrissio LOPEZ†- describe what happened.]

(Studio: Rick Sanchez) Live telephone interview held with former hostage rescue advisor Jeff Beatty† about the response to the incident. [From Harwich, Massachusetts, voice of BEATTY – explains why the police didn’t shoot sooner; comments on the manager’s decision to fight back.]

Sanchez, Rick;
Andrade, Sasha

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