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Christian Gerhartsreiter

Christian Gerhartsreiter

Rockefeller Impostor Arrested In Baltimore Is Sentenced For Murder

A small, bespectacled German immigrant who invented a glamorous life for himself in the United States by posing as an heir to the fabled Rockefeller fortune was sentenced Thursday to 27 years to life in prison for a California cold-case murder.

08/15/2013

Christian Gerhartsreiter

Rockefeller Con Man–Arrested In Baltimore–Now Faces Murder Charges In Los Angeles

He was caught in Baltimore. The con man known as Clark Rockefeller now faces murder charges in Los Angeles.

03/20/2013

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Rockefeller Impostor Ordered To Stand Trial

A German man who masqueraded as a Rockefeller and assumed many other identities was ordered to stand trial Tuesday in a California killing that baffled police for 26 years.

01/25/2012