Why John and Patsy Ramsey Were Prime Suspects in JonBenet’s Murder

The JonBenét Ramsey murder case remains unsolved 23 years later, but when the news of her death first broke in 1996, police suspected that her parents, John and Patsy Ramsey, were to blame.

“Their whole strategy — and we were told this later by the district attorney — was to release a lot of information to the media that was accusatory, suspicious, made us look guilty, potentially guilty, and the media would bring intense pressure on Patsy and I, one of us would crack, turn the other one in, confess, case would be solved,” John claims on the podcast “The Killing of JonBenét: The Final Suspects.”

The 76-year-old believes that authorities and the press “convinced 70 percent of the world that we were guilty of murdering our child” after the case started making headlines across the nation.

In episode 2 of the podcast, titled “The Case…

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