Graves family issues statement on son's death

Posted at 5:38 PM, Jun 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-16 19:02:44-04

Matt and Melissa Graves have released a statement following the death of their 2 year old son Lane, who was killed by an alligator at a Disney resort Tuesday evening.

The statement released by the Orange County Sheriff's Office reads: "Words cannot describe the shock and grief our family is experiencing over the loss of our son. We are devastated and ask for privacy during this extremely difficult time. To all of the local authorities and staff who worked tirelessly these past 24 hours, we express our deepest gratitude."

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