9/20/2016, 5:00:00 AM
News & Politics
The Wetterling abduction story kept getting bigger as the case served as a conduit for public fear and grief. Capitalizing on a growing sense that pedophiles lurked in every shadow, the likes of Maury Povich and Geraldo Rivera joined the cause with sensational retellings of the crime and its consequences. <a href="https://contribute.publicradio.org/contribute.php?refId=ITD_PodcastFeed">Support investigative journalism with a donation to In the Dark</a>.