A baby named Paul Fronczak, who was kidnapped in 1964 from a Chicago hospital one day after he was born, has finally been found living in rural Michigan, under a different name.

Paul Fronczak was unaware that he had been abducted from Michael Reese Hospital until FBI agents contacted him recently, according to WGN. He didn’t say whether he planned on meeting his biological mother, Dora Fronczak. His biological father, Chester Fronczak, died years ago.

“I have loose ends to tie up,” he told WGN.

On April 26, 1964, Fronczak was only 1 day old when a woman posing as a nurse entered his mother’s hospital room, saying she needed to take the baby away to be checked by a doctor, only to never return with the newborn.

The abduction made headlines at that time. The FBI and hundreds of police officers scoured the city of Chicago in their search for the Oak Lawn couple’s newborn son.

The case appeared to come to a happy ending two years later when an abandoned child with ears similar to the Fronczaks’ missing child was found in New Jersey, WGN reported.

For decades, the abandoned New Jersey child lived under the name Paul Fronczak. He was a married father and lived in Henderson, Nevada. Then, in 2013, he underwent DNA testing and discovered that he was not the biological child of Chester and Dora Fronczak.

“I really feel in my heart that the real Paul Fronczak is alive and well and out there, and nothing would make me more happy in this life than to find the real kidnapped child and, at the same time, I wouldn’t mind finding out who I am,” the Nevada-based Fronczak had told the Chicago Tribune in 2013.

The FBI made the decision to reopen its probe into Fronczak’s disappearance after a review of the original case file.

Several months ago, the FBI located the real Paul Fronczak in a small town in rural Michigan and informed him of his identity, WGN reported.

“Our investigation into this matter remains ongoing as we continue to pursue all leads. We ask for privacy for the victims as we continue to investigate the facts surrounding this case,” the FBI said in a statement.

FBI investigators declined to confirm whether the case has been closed.

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