Forest Boy

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Forest Boy (Robin van Helsum)

Forest Boy

FORENSIC PSYCHIATRY

A mysterious young man who pitched up in Berlin in 2011, claiming he had lived in the forest with his father for the past 5 years and had amnesia.

Forest Boy jerked Die Polizei around for 9 months until they published his picture. The good news…he was identified…as Robin van Helsum, a Dutch national. The bad news…he may have to pay the Germans back for what the hoax cost them…the Germans don’t like jokes…remember Versailles? 

Reference http://gma.yahoo.com/mysterious-forest-boy-identified-german-police-091307335–abc-news-topstories.html

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