WEB EXTRA: The Family Forgives Tony Friend

By KOLR10 News

Published 02/13 2014 08:20PM

Updated 02/13 2014 08:34PM

A Springfield man will serve two life sentences for the murders of a Willard couple.  Tony Friend received his punishment today for the 2011 deaths of Rebecca and Russell Porter. 

Family members of Russell and Rebecca Porter had a chance to address the court today. They spoke of forgiving Friend for the deaths of their loved ones.

Check out the videos for extended and/or full video of the family members' statements.  The documents above are transcripts to the statements. 

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