A police handout photo of Timmothy Pitzen, who vanished in 2011. Photo: AP

A US teenager who ‘escaped kidnappers’ claims he is Timmothy Pitzen, who vanished in 2011 after mother’s death

  • Authorities have yet to confirm the identity of the 14-year-old, who claimed to have escaped two men after seven years of captivity
  • He says he is Timmothy Pitzen, who disappeared as a six-year-old after the apparent suicide of his mother in Illinois
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A police handout photo of Timmothy Pitzen, who vanished in 2011. Photo: AP
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