40 Years Ago: A Look Back At 1977

Anthony Kiritsis holds a sawed-off 12-gauge shotgun wired to Richard Hall’s head in front of scores of newsmen and police in Indianapolis, Indiana, on February 10, 1977. He demanded several million dollars ransom, gave a rambling, obscenity-filled statement, then released Hall later. He had kidnapped Hall from his downtown office 63 hours earlier and held his hostage in his apartment.