Shock Over Arrest In NYC Boy's '79 Disappearance

Two sisters of the man charged in the 1979 disappearance of Etan Patz say their brother had said things years ago about hurting a child in New York.

Pedro Hernandez was charged Friday with murdering the 6-year-old.

Hernandez was 18 when Etan vanished. Police say he confessed this week to luring the child into the basement of a convenience store and strangling him.

His sister Lucy Suarez says that her brother long ago had told relatives that he had hurt a child. But she says he was never specific about what happened.

Another sister, Norma Hernandez, says she learned at some point that her brother had confessed to a church prayer group in the 1980s that he had killed a boy.


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