April 19, 2013

ABC News is promoting the clip above. “ABC’s Brian Ross and his team have exclusive video footage of the bullet-riddled Mercedes SUV the suspects hijacked and used during a firefight with police,” touts the network. That exclusive footage shows an SUV atop a flatbed moving quickly away from the camera, distinctive features barely visible. On a story this big, you take what you can get.

Erik Wemple writes the Erik Wemple blog, where he reports and opines on media organizations of all sorts.