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Town struggles to understand Rockefeller case

In Germany, some recall a past life

A old photo of Christian Karl Gerhartsreiter before he left for the United States appeared in a German newspaper yesterday. Police say Gerhartsreiter went by the name Clark Rockefeller. A old photo of Christian Karl Gerhartsreiter before he left for the United States appeared in a German newspaper yesterday. Police say Gerhartsreiter went by the name Clark Rockefeller. (photos by David L. Ryan/Globe staff)
By Maria Cramer
Globe Staff / August 10, 2008

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BERGEN, Germany - Former classmates and acquaintances struggled yesterday to understand how the man they knew as Christian Karl Gerhartsreiter became the object of an intense police hunt in the kidnapping of his daughter, and now a presumed slaying more than two decades ago. His brother and mother had left the family home Friday night and were said to be ... (Full article: 793 words)

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