Autopsy: BK boy was given drugs, then smothered

(AP) The medical examiner says an 8-year-old boy who was abducted off a Brooklyn street, killed anddismembered last week was given a combination of drugs

NEW YORK - (AP) The medical examiner says an 8-year-old boy who was abducted off a Brooklyn street, killed anddismembered last week was given a combination of drugs before hewas smothered.

Police say Leiby Kletzky got lost leavingday camp and asked the suspect for help before he was killed lastweek.

Levi Aron has pleaded not guilty to charges of murder andkidnapping.

Police say video cameras captured their fateful encounter whileLeiby's mother waited anxiously just a few blocks away. Detectiveslater found the boy's severed feet, wrapped in plastic, in Aron'sfreezer, as well as a cutting board and three bloody carvingknives.

Man accused of killing, dismembering 8-year-old pleads not guiltyPolice find missing BK boy's remains, arrest suspect

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