Levy said he met the lost Brooklyn boy on July 11, then smothered him and hacked him to pieces the next day. His confession reads: "I went for a towel to smother him in the side room. He fought back a little bit, but eventually he stopped breathing. I was still in panic from the fliers [plastered all over Borough Park seeking information on Leiby's
whereabouts] and afraid to bring him home."
The description of the dismemberment is not for the faint of heart.
The sick butcher said: "I carried the body to the front room to start by placing him on the red mattress, where I cut one leg at the hip. Was having trouble [getting] the leg to fit in the bag, so I had to cut at bottom . . . then separating the other leg in same places. TWISTED CHILD KILLER'S EVIL BOAST