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Colorado / Mystery Balloon Flight #959179

NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 16, 2009
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(Studio: David Gregory) Report introduced.

(Fort Collins, Colorado: Lee Cowan) Yesterday’s runaway balloon flight over Colorado and the discovery of young Falcon Heene in the family’s attic reviewed; details given of the investigation into whether the incident was a hoax and the Heene family’s penchant for publicity; video of the balloon liftoff shown; tape of 911 call played. [From CNN, F. HEENE – says we did this for a show.] [Larimer County Sheriff Jim ALDERDEN†- says they’re good actors or this was a legitimate deal.]

Reporter(s):
Gregory, David;
Cowan, Lee
Duration:
00:03:20

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