Chicago man missing since 1979 found working in Las Vegas

A man who used to live in Chicago went missing back in 1979 and was declared legally dead was found alive and well in Las Vegas.  He was working as a bookie in Las Vegas.  Arthur Gerald Jones, who is now 72, was arrested on July 19th in Nevada.  He has been charged with fraud, burglary, obtaining and using personal identifying information of another person, possession of personal identifying information to establish false status or identity, according to a criminal complaint.  It appears that he used some false documents to get a new drivers license in May of 2008 and that allowed him to begin his new life.

To get more details on this dead man walking, you can check out the full story HERE.

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