- A young lady received a huge surprise upon discovering that a male colleague at her workplace is her biological father
- Will Russell had given up Amy for adoption when she was very little at a time he battled alcohol addiction
- Amy on the other hand kick-started search for her real dad in 2013 and got his contact through one of her long lost sibling
A lady's search for her dad finally came to an end after a shocking discovery.
The 24-year-old identified as Amy found out that her colleague at an organization happens to be her missing biological dad, Apost reports.
Will Russell had Amy as a young struggling father. He was said to have given her up for adoption as a toddler while battling addiction to alcohol.
Many years later, he dealt with the addiction and joined an organization identified as Phoenix Rescue Mission located in the United States while he prayed and longed to reunite with his daughter.
How the lady found out
Interestingly, Amy also worked in the same organization but didn't see Will as her dad.
She launched a search for him in 2013 and was able to get the contact of her sibling. The sibling gave Amy her father's contact.
Savage Nation Liberty reports that the two met for the first time in 24 years over breakfast.
This is after Amy summoned the courage to make the life-changing call to the man for a meet-up.
PAY ATTENTION: Never miss breaking news – join Briefly News' Telegram channel
Man reunites with son after 24 years
Meanwhile, Briefly News previously reported that a man had reunited with his son who was snatched by traffickers 24 years ago.
It is said that the son was taken to the neighbouring Henan province in China and sold there by the kidnappers.
China's Ministry of Public Security has revealed that the police were able to trace the son's identity using DNA testing.
Gangtang and his wife cried and hugged their son when they were reunited in Liaocheng, Shandong.
Enjoyed reading our story? Download BRIEFLY's news app on Google Play now and stay up-to-date with major South African news!