It has been 57 years since Judith Ann Roberts disappeared from her grandparents' home in The Roads, and surfaced dead in Coconut Grove a day later.Click here to read full story.
Irving Whitman was assigned the case, one that remains cold all these years later.
``It still gets to me, still haunts me,'' said Whitman, nearly 90. ``To this day, the case remains open, technically, but I am quite convinced I know who committed the crime.''
The person in question died before Whitman could close the case. Meanwhile, Roberts' slaying became international news -- and the lone blemish on Whitman's otherwise-sterling six-year stint in the Miami Police Homicide Unit.
Thursday, January 20, 2011
Retired detective still haunted by girl's murder more than half a century later
from Adam Beasley, Miami Herald staff writer
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