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Chicago, Illinois / Killings #971450

NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 26, 2010
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Chicago: Kevin Tibbles) Calls for bringing in the National Guard to deal with the murders in Chicago featured; scenes shown from the streets; photo shown of 2-year-old victim Cynia† Cole. [Cynia’s grandmother Cynthia LYONS†- reacts.] [Ceasefire director Tio HARDIMAN†- says we need to treat violence as an epidemic.] [State representative John FRITCHEY†, victim’s father Willie WILLIAMS†- call for the National Guard.] [Mayor Richard DALEY†- says you have to look for a long-term solution.] [Police superintendent Jody WEIS†- notes concern about mixing law enforcement with military.] [Northwestern University professor John MARQUEZ†- says you further encourage a culture of violence.]

Williams, Brian;
Tibbles, Kevin

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