NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A New York City judge has ruled that videotaped confessions by a man charged with killing a boy who vanished in 1979 can be used at his upcoming murder trial.
Manhattan state Supreme Court Justice Maxwell Wiley ruled Monday in Pedro Hernandez’s case.READ MORE: Man Slashed In Head Inside Times Square Subway Station
Hernandez, 53, has pleaded not guilty to killing 6-year-old Etan Patz, who vanished while walking to his school bus stop. Patz was one of the first missing children ever pictured on a milk carton. The anniversary of his disappearance became National Missing Children’s Day.