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Child Abuse / New York City #91530

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 07, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(NYC) Recent arrest of employees at city-funded day care center for abused children there reviewed. [Dist. attorney Mario MEROLA - recalls victim's mother filing complaint.] Puerto Rican Association for Community Affairs (PRACA) mentioned operating center; current status of arrested suspects Albert Algerin, Jesus Torres and Herminia Albo reported [MEROLA - considers case the most heinous he's experienced.] [PARENT - describes impact on community.] No. children so far rpting. sexual abuse mentioned. Another New York City day care center said currently under investigation as well.
REPORTER: Stephen Geer

Reporter(s):
Geer, Stephen;
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:02:10

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