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Many-layered identity is emerging

Father in kidnap case thought to be German immigrant and veteran con man

Nick Ut/associated pressThe house in San Marino, Calif., where John and Linda Sohus lived before they vanished in 1985. Their tenant, Christopher Chichester, eluded police. Nick Ut/associated pressThe house in San Marino, Calif., where John and Linda Sohus lived before they vanished in 1985. Their tenant, Christopher Chichester, eluded police. (Nick Ut/associated press)
August 8, 2008

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Authorities were developing evidence yesterday that Clark Rockefeller's true identity is Christian Karl Gerhartsreiter, a native of the small Bavarian village of Siegsdorf, Germany, who has spent the last three decades in the United States as a high-society con man, marrying at least two women, working on Wall Street, and perhaps committing violent crime. (Full article: 1656 words)

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