• Short Summary

    Police investigating the mass killing of migrant workers in Yuba City, California, have temporarily suspended their search for further graves and begun looking for the site where the murders took place.

  • Description

    1.
    AERIAL V River--scene of killings
    0.10

    2.
    CU ZOOM BACK TO Body being moved into morgue from vehicle
    0.21

    3.
    LV & SV Coffins on trolleys being manoeuvred (2 shots)
    0.32

    4.
    GV & SV People at church service (2 shots)
    0.38

    5.
    CU Reverend preaches to congregation
    1.15

    6.
    GV Congregation singing
    1.22



    Initials BB/0411 WLW/BOB/BB/0430


    TELERECORDING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Police investigating the mass killing of migrant workers in Yuba City, California, have temporarily suspended their search for further graves and begun looking for the site where the murders took place. VISNEWS continues its coverage of the case with this film.

    SYNOPSIS: The Feather River, Yuba, California....scene of the mass murder of migrant workers. So far, 23 bodies have been discovered and 37-year-old father of four girls Juan Corona has been charged with ten of the killings. Police have been searching for further graves in the orchard where the victims were found, but on Tuesday they suspended this operation and began looking for the site where the killings took place--an important legal necessity.

    Meanwhile, a church service for the victims was held on Monday night.....

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACQIQWPDJTNPDV43C1RWP995OG
    Media URN:
    VLVACQIQWPDJTNPDV43C1RWP995OG
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/06/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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