Morgan Harrington's Parents Remember Tragedy 6 Years Ago Today
Charlottesville, VA - Today marks a sad anniversary for the family of Morgan Harrington.
Six years ago an Albemarle County man discovered Morgan's remains on his property.
Morgan's parents, Dan and Gil Harrington, released a statement today along with this picture of the family.
"Gil and I want to thank each of you who has helped us on this difficult journey," the statement reads.
Morgan Harrington went missing in 2009 from a Metallica concert in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Jesse Matthew is charged with her murder and is currently awaiting trial.
Find the family's full statement below.
Dear Friends, Yes, astonishingly, it has been six years since Morgan's remains were discovered on Anchorage Farm in Albemarle County. Gil and I want to thank each of you who has helped us on this difficult journey. The unprecedented love, and support you have lavished on our family is truly humbling. Your kindness, compassion, and prayers have been imperative to our very survival. We are so very grateful. Much love and blessings to all. 241 Gil and Dan Harrington