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rage Two

THE MICHIGAN DAILY

Thursday, December 4,. 1975

Page Two THE MICHIGAN DAILY Thursday, December 4, 1975

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Parisian gunman killed, other injured;
Indonesian terrorists still hold train

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run away.
"I followed, then the gang-
ster threatened me and I killedl
him," Inspector Roland said.
HE THEN turned to see the
other gunman getting out of
the smashed getaway car, gun
in hand, leaving his two women
hostages screaming in fear.
Inspector Roland said he then
took aim and shot the second
gunman, severely injuring him.
The gunman was taken to a
hospital with head wounds.
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sard, the anti-gang squad chief,
who was with Roland, told re-
porters that about 25 shots were
fired during the gunbattle.
The bank siege began at
11:10 on Wednesday morning
(Tuesday night E.S.T.) when a
hold-up misfired. The two bank
robbers were surprised by an!
armored vanload of security
guards who arrived at the bank
to transfer cash.
A gunbattle flared between
the bandits and the guards and
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midnight.
But the money was apparent-
ly not enough for the gunmen
and one of them, wearing a red
hood, frogmarched a hostage
out of the bank with a pistol at
his head and shouted to Com-
missioner Broussard, "It's not
enough."
At 1:15 a.m. two police offic-
ers deposited two more cash
bags in front of the bank and
ten minutes later the gunmen
came out with their hostages.

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a passer-by was hit in the toot In The Netherlands, about 150
by a stray bullet. police, army sharpshooters, and
THE BANDITS slammed the marine commandos ringing the
bank doors shut and then be- train were keeping their dis-
gan the 14-hour siege. tance for fear of endangering
They demanded a huge ran- the lives of the remaining hos-
som to free their 30 hostages tages.
but right until the end the ex-
act amount of money involved
was unclear. auw
Police first talked of two mil-
lion dollars in U.S. currency,,
later reduced the figure to fourI7
million Francs (922,500 dollars) titl $tt 8
in French currency and then
escalated it again to the orig- (Continued from Page 1)
inal figure. In emphasizing his position,
AFTER lengthy negotiations Stroup added that "an estimat-
over a specially installed tele- ed $600 million is spent each
phone link with the bank, po- year on marijuana enforcement.
lice officers were seen deposit- The frightening result is that
ing three large bags in front of seven out of ten of all drug ar-
the bank - apparently stuffed rests in this country are for
with dollar bills - shortly after marijuana violations.

The five hijackers - who are
from a separatist-minded part
of Indonesia called South Mo-
lucca, the former Spice Islands
- seized the four-coach local
train Tuesday, killed the engi-
neer and another man and took
the passengers hostage, offic-
ials reoorted. Police said they
attached explosives to one of
the coaches.
THE BODIES of the two dead
men lay beside the tracks.
Four persons aboard the train
were released shortly after the
takeover ,and three others es-
caped by jumping off before the
13 staged their mass escape.
The remaining hostages were
said to include seven children
under the age of seven.
i busts rise
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The annual toll is almost half
a million otherwise law abiding
citizens tragically and needless-
ly caught up in a heavy-handed
criminal justice system. Even
those who don't go to jail are
left with the scar of a life-long
criminal arrest record."

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