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On July 14, 1961, two armed men entered the residence of Frank Goodell (“Mr. Goodell”) in Seattle, Washington. One man stayed at the residence where he held several persons. Mr. Goodell was taken to a retail store, where he was forced to open the safe and give the money to the armed man.
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