Police found children's toys and clothing at the New Jersey home of the suspect arrested for allegedly killing 6-year-old Etan Patz in 1979, NBC 4 New York has learned.
The significance of the items was not known. The suspect, Pedro Hernandez, has a grown daughter.
One official said a computer belonging to Hernandez's daughter was taken from the Maple Shade, N.J. home where police searched on Wednesday. Police got a second search warrant for a Matchbox car and a pair of children's shorts that they removed from the home, according to sources familiar with the case.
Hernandez, 51, is charged with second-degree murder in the 33-year-old case.
According to the criminal complaint, Hernandez told police he lured Patz into a bodega and strangled him in the basement.
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