Item Details

Found in WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971 unknown

Raid Nabs Three Convicts and Frees Hostage

Digital Collection

The WSLS-TV News Film Collection, 1951-1971, comprises anchor scripts and 16mm news film created by Roanoke, Va., television station WSLS. A grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities funded the preservation and digitization of this collection.

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Format
Online; Video; Streaming Video; Anchor Script
Run Time
2 min., 30 sec.
Sound
Sound
Color
BW
Script Excerpt
The three convicts caught last night when the FBI, state police, and Montgomery County authorities cornered them in a house near Pilot, are now in the Roanoke City jail.
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