Uncategorized | 8:14 pm | September 13, 2009 | By Harrison Korn, Paul Needham, and Martine Powers

9 p.m. press conference planned for Le case

Law enforcement officials have planned a press conference for 9 p.m. regarding the disappearance of Annie Le GRD ’13, city spokeswoman Jessica Mayorga said. The press conference will be held at the New Haven Police Department headquarters on Union Avenue, and a spokesman for the Federal Bureau of Investigation confirmed that the FBI’s special agent »

Uncategorized | 5:00 pm | September 13, 2009 | By Paul Needham and Esther Zuckerman

Police: Clothes seized in lab are not what Le was wearing

The bloody clothes seized from a ceiling at 10 Amistad St. on Saturday are not what Annie Le GRD ’13 was wearing when she entered that facility Tuesday, a source within the Yale Police Department said today. The official, who spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss an ongoing investigation, added that the blood »

Uncategorized | 11:30 am | September 13, 2009 | By Paul Needham

Top law enforcement officials on scene at 10 Amistad St.

The special agent in charge of the FBI in Connecticut, Kimberly Mertz, and Yale Police Department Chief James Perrotti (at extreme left) and Assistant Chief Ronnell Higgins (at extreme right) are seen entering 10 Amistad St. on Sunday morning.

Investigators have been trickling into 10 Amistad St., the building where missing student Annie Le GRD ’13 was last seen, since about 10 a.m. this morning. Some of the investigation’s top officials just arrived — including the special agent in charge of the FBI in Connecticut, Kimberly Mertz, and the Yale Police Department’s top two »

Uncategorized | 9:40 pm | September 12, 2009 | By Paul Needham

Disappearance story is top headline across the country

It’s still unclear what happened to Annie Le GRD ’13, but there’s no shortage of news coverage about her disappearance. The story was the top link on Google News and major networks continued to report updates on Saturday, including these broadcasts from the “Evening News” on CBS and the “Nightly News” on NBC:

Uncategorized | 11:32 am | September 12, 2009 | By Paul Needham

University: Professor is not a suspect in disappearance

The New York Post home page at about 11:30 a.m. today.

University Vice President and Secretary Linda Lorimer shot down reports this morning that the authorities believe a professor may be involved in the disappearance of Annie Le GRD ’13. The New York Daily News, citing an anonymous police source, reported today that police questioned an unnamed Yale professor on Friday after learning he canceled his »