TV Helps Man Find Home Again
STEVE INSKEEP, host:
Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep - I think. Here's news of a man who forgot who he was. A man previously known only as Al has been identified. The amnesia victim went on national television to find out his identity, and his family spotted him. Jeffrey Ingram of Olympia, Washington, has now been reunited with his name. He left town in September saying he was going to Canada, but he never came back. His fiancée did not hear from him again until the television broadcasts.
You're listening to MORNING EDITION.
NPR transcripts are created on a rush deadline by a contractor for NPR, and accuracy and availability may vary. This text may not be in its final form and may be updated or revised in the future. Please be aware that the authoritative record of NPR’s programming is the audio.