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Etan Patz Disappearance

Judge: Man Can Face Trial In Etan Patz Murder

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 07.15.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — A man charged with murder decades after one of the nation's most infamous child disappearances can be brought to trial, a judge ruled...

Despite Obstacles, Prosecutors Press Ahead On Etan Patz Case

AP | TOM HAYS and JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 01.15.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — The man charged with killing a 6-year-old boy in 1979 made a false confession and will plead not guilty in a case that catalyzed the ...

Charges In Murder, Kidnapping Of Etan Patz

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ and TOM HAYS | Posted 01.14.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — A man authorities say confessed to the infamous 1979 disappearance of a 6-year-old boy from his New York City neighborhood has been f...

NYPD Search For Etan Patz Evidence Comes Up Short

| Posted 08.10.2012 | New York

By Murray Weiss, DNAinfo Columnist / Criminal Justice Editor MANHATTAN — The NYPD returned to the former SoHo bodega where Etan Patz was allegedl...

NYPD Officials 'Absolutely Certain' That Suspect Killed Etan Patz

| Posted 08.08.2012 | New York

By Murray Weiss DNAinfo Columnist / Criminal Justice Editor NEW YORK CITY — New details have cops "absolutely certain" Pedro Hernandez is guilty...

LOOK: Mugshot Of Etan Patz Suspect Released

Posted 05.31.2012 | New York

(Photo: NYPD) A mugshot of Pedro Hernandez, the murder suspect in the disappearance of 6-year-old Etan Patz, has been released by the NYPD. Las...

LOOK: Etan Patz's Parents Ask That Media Leave Them Alone

Posted 05.29.2012 | New York

The parents of Etan Patz would just like the media to leave them alone. Clearly, Pedro Hernandez's confession last week to the death and disappear...

NYPD: Person Has Implicated Himself In Boy's 1979 Disappearance

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 07.24.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- The New York City police commissioner says a person who's in custody has implicated himself in the disappearance and death of Etan Patz (A...

Rest in Peace, Etan Patz

Dan Collins | Posted 06.25.2012 | New York
Dan Collins

In a week's worth of news stories and tabloid headlines about the long-missing Soho boy, an elderly handyman was hung out to dry. For a 32-year-old murder. About which, it appeared, there was no new evidence.

Investigation Of Boy's 1979 Disappearance Finds 'Nothing Conclusive' In NY Basement

Reuters | Posted 06.22.2012 | New York

(Adds conclusion of search at scene) By Michelle Nichols and Jonathan Allen NEW YORK, April 22 (Reuters) - Investigators...