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Josh Powell’s relatives release a statement

Post by Stacey Mulick / The News Tribune on Feb. 8, 2012 at 6:31 am |
February 8, 2012 6:34 am

A couple saying they are an aunt and uncle of Josh Powell released a statement Tuesday night, several media outlets reported.

The couple said they were saddened for the losses that came Sunday, when Josh Powell ignited a blaze inside his Graham-area rental home, killing himself and his two sons.

They also said they faulted the legal system.

Read their statement here.

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