1- For those who are too young to remember, the case helped turn "It's 10 p.m., do you know where your children are?" into an ominous catchphrase. The City of Atlanta police pinpointed 28 children, mostly black and poor between the ages of 8 and 13, to the murderer between 1979 and 1981.
2- Although Wayne Williams has been in prison for more than three decades and is often tied to the child murders, he was actually prosecuted for two murders of adults. He has claimed he had nothing to do with the child murders.