A New York City retrial will begin after Labor Day for a New Jersey man accused of killing Etan Patz in 1979.
The New York Times says jury selection is expected to start Sept. 6 or 7 in the trial of Pedro Hernandez of Maple Shade, New Jersey.
Six-year-old Etan vanished on his way to school in New York City. He became one of the first missing children pictured on milk cartons. Etan was declared dead in 2001.
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The defense says Hernandez has low intelligence and falsely confessed because of a personality disorder. His May 2015 trial ended in a hung jury.
Supreme Court Justice Maxwell Wiley set the new trial schedule on Tuesday. He's expected to rule on evidence in the case by July 11.