Ancestry.com helps catch man posing as dead boy

Pittsburgh • A Pennsylvania man who assumed the identity of a baby who died in Texas in 1972 was arrested on charges of Social Security fraud and aggravated identity theft after the child’s aunt discovered the ruse through Ancestry.com, federal authorities said. Jon Vincent, 44, was arrested in Lansdale, near Philadelphia, on Monday. A federal magistrate on Wednesday ordered him to appear for an arraignment May 2. Prosecutors said Vincent stole Nathan Laskoski’s identity after escaping from a Te...

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