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California / Water Suicide #998801

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 01, 2011
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Alameda, California: Tom Llamas) The incident in Alameda, California, where Raymond Zack†† drowned himself while first responders did nothing due to budget cuts that prevented them from water rescues, featured; emergency call played; photo shown of people watching; scenes shown of the city’s dry-docked rescue boat. [Witness Sharon BRUNETTI††- says we all just watched.] [Victim’s stepmother Dee BERRY†- says these people are inept.] [Alameda RESIDENT – reacts.] [Alameda Fire Department interim chief Michal D’ORAZI†- says the firefighters were incredibly frustrated.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Llamas, Tom
Duration:
00:03:00

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