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A family's loss: Jay Poston's victim impact statement

Read the heartfelt letter Jay Poston submitted to the judge in seeking the maximum sentence for Shayna Hubers, who was convicted of his son, Ryan's, 2012 murder.

Ryan Poston and his parents

Ryan Poston, second from left, with his parents. From left, Jay Poston, Lisa Carter and Peter Carter.

"Real loss is only possible when you love something more than you love yourself. Those of us who love Ryan know real loss." - Jay Poston

Ryan Poston, 29, a successful young attorney, was murdered on Oct. 12, 2012, after being shot six times by his on-again, off again girlfriend, Shayna Hubers.

His father, Jay Poston, submitted the following statement to the judge prior to her sentencing.

Jay Poston Statement by News Team