Patty Wetterling is a U.S. advocate of children's safety and current chair of National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. Her advocacy particularly focuses on protecting children from abduction and abuse.
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Patty Wetterling holds a photo of her son Jacob, who was abducted at age 11, more than 23 years ago. October 22 will mark 25 years since my son Jacob was taken from his family as he rode his bike home with his brother and a friend on a rural Minnesota road. Jacob was a fun, active, athletic, kind, 11-year-old boy who loved peanut butter and football. He was most known for his sense of fairness.
Image copyright AP Image caption Jerry y Patty Wetterling, los padres de Jacob, muestran una foto de su hijo. Jacob Wetterling se encontraba manejando bicicleta junto a su hermano y a un amigo cuando un hombre enmascarado que portaba un arma de fuego lo secuestró en un camino rural cerca de su casa en St. Joseph, a unos 128 kilómetros al noroeste de Minne