Pedro Hernandez of Maple Shade, N.J., was awaiting a ruling due Wednesday in the case surrounding 6-year-old Etan Patz, last seen walking to his Manhattan school bus stop in 1979
Pedro Hernandez needs to be sent down to Rochester. The Minnesota Twins lefty earned his first win against the mighty Texas Rangers on April 27 and has yet to record an official loss, but the 23-year-old ultimately needs another stint in the minors. Show More Summary
Once again the Minnesota Twins were able to get a victory in the final contest against the Cleveland Indians on Sunday after losing the first two games of the series. Pedro Hernandez was so-so in Game 1, a 6-7 loss, and Kevin Correia, the de facto ace of the staff, took a big step back in a 7-3 loss in Game 2. Show More Summary
Pedro Hernandez's lawyer says his client is mentally ill and his admission to killing Etan Patz, 6, in 1979 is not reliable
The Etan Patz confession may be thrown out if the suspect’s lawyer has his way. Defense lawyer Harvey Fishbein wrote in new court papers that the man, Pedro Hernandez, gave a false confession. Fishbein added that the confession was false, contained several questionable claims, and was made only after Hernandez went through seven hours of [...]Show More Summary
Pedro Hernandez pleaded not guilty despite police saying he confessed to killing Etan Patz in 1979
The man charged with killing a 6-year-old New York City boy who was infamously abducted in 1979 pleaded not guilty Wednesday, even as his lawyer insisted his confession to police was false. Pedro Hernandez, 51, wore a gray sweatsuit and answered "not guilty" at the hearing in …
After court, a defense lawyer said Pedro Hernandez, as a result of mental illness and other issues, had given authorities a false confession that led to his indictment in the 1979 killing of Etan Patz, a 6-year-old.
The man accused of killing 6-year-old Etan Patz pleaded not guilty to two counts of murder and one count of kidnapping in the 1979 case. Pedro Hernandez was indicted last month by a grand jury after he confessed in May to killing the child, though his attorney said his client had falsely confessed. Hernandez's next [...]
Pedro Hernandez's lawyer said his client is not pursuing an insanity defense and will argue that he made a false confession
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The mentally ill man accused of kidnapping and murdering six-year-old Etan Patz in 1979 appeared in court yesterday for his first public appearance since confessing to the crime in May. Pedro Hernandez, 51, said nothing as the pre-trial...Show More Summary
As far as anybody close to the case has said publicly, the only piece of evidence against alleged Etan Patz killer Pedro Hernandez is his own confession, and on Thursday his lawyer said that was only the result of Hernandez's hallucinations, and that he would plead not guilty to killing ... More »
Pedro Hernandez was charged in the 1979 killing of 6-year-old Etan Patz
The lawyer for Pedro Hernandez said he falsely confessed to killing NYC boy Etan Patz in 1979
Pedro Hernandez's admission to suffocating the 6-year-old in 1979 was a stunning turn in one of the most notorious and vexing cases in New York City history, prompting the first arrest ever in the case.
Post by Jennifer LawinskiSix months after he was arrested in connection with the 1979 murder of 6-year-old Etan Patz, accused killer Pedro Hernandez has been indicted on charges of kidnapping and murder. Hernandez confessed to the crime...Show More Summary
The man who confessed to the 1979 killing of 6-year-old Etan Patz was indicted on Wednesday for the child's kidnapping and murder in New York City, prosecutors said. A state grand jury charged Pedro Hernandez, 51, with two counts of second-degree murder and one count of first-degree kidnapping, the indictment said. Hernandez confessed in May to luring the boy and strangling him.
Pedro Hernandez, the 51-year-old suspect in the 1979 disappearance of a 6-year-old New York City boy that led to a national missing-children movement has been indicted on charges of murder and kidnapping, his lawyer said today. Hernandez was arrested earlier this year, and investigators say he confessed to luring Etan...
Pedro Hernandez, 51, is now being charged in Etan Patz' 1979 disappearance, a lawyer says