^^^^ Article said they were retracing garbage truck routes from the seventies at the thought of searching for the body.
Originally Posted by Gregzs
I don't see why that would work. Even if the truck wasn't routed to an incinerator facility, the garbage picked up that day is buried in a landfill under decades of more stuff. It is possible that locations that are no longer used like the landfill on Staten Island might be it. There is a park on top of that one now.
New York Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly says New Jersey resident Pedro Hernandez has been arrested in the killing of 6-year-old Etan Patz, who disappeared in 1979 in New York City. It's the first arrest ever made in a case. (May 24)