Interview with Howard Saffold
QUESTION 20
TERRY ROCKEFELLER:

What happened? What did you do for Bobby?

HOWARD SAFFOLD:

Well, we arranged to meet him along with--

TERRY ROCKEFELLER:

Can you use Bobby Rush's name.

HOWARD SAFFOLD:

We, we, we arranged to meet Bobby Rush at a specified location, with, um, our attorney, Kermit Coleman. Um, with, uh, several elected officials, community organization people. And we, uh, surrendered him to the police department with all those people being witness to his, uh, his condition when he was surrendering. So that there couldn't be any, uh, hanky-panky, uh, in terms of something that may happen after he turned himself in. So it was a safety precaution on our part. And, um, we all felt that he was in jeopardy at that point.