The mysterious younger man who emerged in Berlin nearly a one year ago claiming he had been living in a German wooded space alongside with his father for five years has now been acknowledged and his story debunked, basically based on German police.
The younger man, who has since been known finest as Ray, has been acknowledged as 20-one year-worn Robin van Helsum, from the Dutch town of Hengelo. Van Helsum used to be 19 when he went missing 9 months ago, and his stepmother acknowledged him from the photograph launched earlier this week, German police urged ABC News.
“We’re 100 p.c obvious that he’s that this 20-one year-worn boy, ensuing from his stepmother positively acknowledged him,” a police spokeswoman urged Die Welt newspaper. “We be pleased made contact alongside with his family and friends. A photograph the assign it’s doubtless you’ll well gaze him with a chain round his neck exhibiting his title supplied the proof. We’re more than pleased that he has been found.”
Van Helsum’s story — that his mother, Doreen, had been killed in a car accident, and that he had lived in the wooded space alongside with his father, Ryan, till his demise last summer — is now believed to be a lie. He used to be the topic of a lengthy investigation by German police and the worldwide police group Interpol.
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