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Lyle Christiansen, of Morris (left), is shown in online video of the History Channel series "Brad Meltzer's Decoded." Christiansen contends his late brother, Kenny, is very likely infamous skyjacker D.B. Cooper. The "Decoded" investigators visited Christiansen in Morris as part of a program on the Cooper case. Image courtesy History Channel Web site.

UPDATE: Can He Be D.B.?

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By Tom Larson

Sun Tribune

A few years ago, on a hunch, a Morris man started to seek help in finding out if his late brother could be one of the most infamous criminals in U.S. history.


Since then, a book, news and magazine stories and TV programs have attempted to determine if Lyle Christiansen's belief that his brother and fellow Morris farm boy, Kenny, was the famed skyjacker D.B. Cooper.

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