[Witness testimony on Silver Shield case]
Original Airdate: 12/19/1986
Item Type: newstape - edited story master
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Description : Abstract
David Boeri reports on the ongoing investigation of the Silver Shield rape case. Boeri reviews the facts of the case and the allegations involved. Boeri reports that the US Attorney's Office has called in all witnesses to testify before a grand jury. Boeri's report includes footage of Peter Dowd (attorney for William Dunn and William Kennefick) saying that police officers Dunn and Kennefick have been cleared in three separate investigations of the case. Boeri reports on his discovery of two unidentified police officers who have information about the case. Boeri notes that the two witnesses have not come forward for fear of reprisals. Boeri interviews an unidentified man in a darkened room. The man talks about the case. Boeri reports that Reverend Bruce Wall was subpoenaed to testify as a result of an investigation by The Ten O'Clock News. Boeri's report includes footage of Wall and photographs and footage of the officers involved. Boeri reports that no new witnesses have been called to testify.
Contributor : Reporter
Subject : Keywords
Police - Silver Shield case
Subject : Personal Names
Subject : Corporate Names (Organization names)
Boston Police Department
Subject : Geographic Locations
Roxbury (Boston, Mass.)
Type : Genre
News - Television
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