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Report: Pedro Hernandez Placed on Suicide Watch

Pedro Hernandez, the 51-year-old man who confessed this week to the murder of Etan Patz, is reportedly now in Bellevue Hospital on suicide watch. The Post reports that Hernandez — who also has cancer — told police he'd gone off his depression medication, and that they checked him into the ... More »
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Pedro Hernandez On Suicide Watch After Confessing to Etan Patz's Murder [Etan Patz]

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker (3 years ago)

Pedro Hernandez, the man arrested and charged with the murder of Etan Patz, was taken to Bellevue Hospital this morning and placed on suicide watch. Hernandez, who has cancer, had been in police custody just over 24 hours when he to... Read Post

Etan Patz Suspect Leaves Hospital For Jail Cell

News : NYMag: Intelligencer (3 years ago)

Pedro Hernandez, who confessed to the 1979 murder of 6-year-old Etan Patz, has been moved to a cell in the Manhattan Detention Complex after spending weeks in Bellevue Hospital Center's psychiatric ward. The transfer took place on J... Read Post

Bipolar Etan Patz 'Killer' Tried Confessing Years Ago, Say Relatives

News : NYMag: Intelligencer (3 years ago)

Pedro Hernandez, the long-ago SoHo stockboy charged in the killing of 6-year-old Etan Patz in 1979, is not only still on suicide watch at Bellevue Hospital, but is also both bipolar and schizophrenic, his lawyer told the New York Da... Read Post

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