« Boy, 4, keeps turning up in meth houses | Main | Wis. man tries (and fails) to reclaim engagement ring »

Friday, May 28, 2010

New hope in old missing child case?

Patz

In New York, the district attorney is reopening the case of Etan Patz, the first missing child to appear on milk cartons. It's been more than 30 years since Patz, then 6, disappeared while walking the two blocks to his school-bus stop. A convicted child molester was named as a suspect, but charges have never been brought against him. He's expected to be released from prison in 2012. May 25, the day that Etan disappeared, is now National Missing Children's Day.

Hat Tip: Many thanks, FanDanGo!

In this May 18, 1985 file photo, Stan Patz, left, holds a photo of his son Etan, as he poses for a photo with his other son Ari, at their home in New York. (AP Photo/Ron Frehm, File)

TrackBack

TrackBack URL for this entry:
http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d83451b1b869e2013482500008970c

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference New hope in old missing child case?:

Comments

 
About KansasCity.com | Terms of Use & Privacy Statement | About the McClatchy Company | Copyright