MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The man who admitted last year to killing 11-year-old Jacob Wetterling in 1989 in central Minnesota is serving his sentence at a federal prison outside Boston.
Fifty-three-year-old Danny Heinrich is listed as an inmate at the Federal Medical Center Devens in Ayer, Massachusetts. His release date is listed as March 28, 2033.READ MORE: Minnesota Weather: 80 Expected For Monday; Summery And Damp Week Ahead
Last year, Heinrich was sentenced to 20 years in prison for child pornography. As part of a plea deal, he confessed to kidnapping, molesting and killing Jacob, though he was not charged in the boy’s murder.
The confession ended a mystery that haunted Minnesota for nearly three decades.READ MORE: Girl In 'Very Critical Condition' After Being Shot At Minneapolis Birthday Party
The man who admitted last year that he killed 11-year-old Jacob Wetterling in central Minnesota in 1989 is serving his sentence at a federal prison outside Boston.
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