Reuniting Long-Lost Family Members

Read Sandy Banks' Initial Story, "Living Life Under A Freeway Overpass," And Her Follow-Up, "Lost For 12 Years, A Prodigal Father Is Found"

Columnist Sandy Banks wrote about a homeless man living beneath a freeway overpass for the Los Angeles Times. Ericka Dotson read the story, and immediately realized the man was her father. Banks and Dotson talk about the joy and challenges of reuniting families.

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