The Canadian Press

1989-04-07 | Bus-Hijacking

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A man commandeered a bus on its way from Montreal to New York and forced it to Parliament Hill. Reporter Mike Omelus filed this report early on in the incident.

Date: 1989-04-07
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 32 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << this hostage taking began about half an hour ago near the east block on Parliament Hill this is what we know so far a man his comment here to greyhound bus he is armed he fired one at least one shot into the ground and he also claims to be, caring dynamite bus driver Andre Garon picks up the story on a girl came out of the bus with that but a note message she said that they were taking us stage or on their way to the yard and that they were all taking that as a stage and the guy was hired and yet dynamite in the bus do you want to talk to the press >>

Clip ID: 19890407CPCN001