MINNEAPOLIS - September 6, 2016. The day we found out what really happened to Jacob Wetterling.
The 11-year-old boy vanished on October 22, 1989. On Tuesday, as part of a plea deal related to child pornography charges, Danny Heinrich confessed to abducting, molesting and killing Jacob.
Caroline Lowe, who's been with the case since the beginning, shares her feelings and thoughts now that the 27-year long journey has come to an end.
KARE 11's Lou Raguse was also at the federal courthouse and he too joined Breaking the News to reflect on the day's events.