Authorities said they want to know why Brian Michael Rini, 23, of Ohio, claimed to be a young boy who vanished in 2011 after last being seen on video with his mother.
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What we know about the man who pretended to be the missing Timmothy Pitzen
The mystery of a young man who claimed he was a missing boy is still unraveling, leaving questions and raw emotions in its wake.
Police reported Thursday that the person who identified himself as Timmothy Pitzen, who disappeared when he was 6 years old in 2011 and would be 14 years old now, was in fact a 23-year-old from Ohio.
A DNA test proved the young man was not Pitzen. Rather, he is Brian Michael Rini, and this wasn’t his first run-in with law enforcement.
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