The Strange Disappearance of Michael Brendan Nash (Bronx, NY)
The story of Michael Brendan Nash has all the elements for a Sean Penn movie.
Michael Nash, was a 61-year-old man living in the borough of New York City known as the Bronx, in the year 2000. He loved to play the lottery, and had retired from the New York City Transit Authority.
Michael had also recently inherited the home he was living in. The details of how this inheritance, and from whom, happened, are unclear. It is said he paid $20,000 in back taxes, and the New York house was his.