Three former Symbionese Liberation Army members were arrested today in a 27-year-old bank heist and shooting death in Carmichael. Emily Harris, ex-husband Bill Harris and Mike Bortin were arrested at their homes by Sacramento County sheriff´s deputies. Emily Harris was arrested in Los Angeles, Bill Harris in Oakland and Bortin near Portland. Newspaper heiress Patty Hearst took part in the robbery after she was kidnapped by the S-L-A.
Prosecutors had hoped that testimony by Sara Jane Olson, another former member, would advance the case. Olson was known as Kathleen Soliah at the time of the robbery.