Paterno family statement on Sandusky verdict

June 22, 2012 8:38:13 PM PDT
The Paterno family released the following statement Friday night concerning the Jerry Sandusky verdict:

Although we understand the task of healing is just beginning, today's verdict is an important milestone. The community owes a measure of gratitude to the jurors for their diligent service. Our thoughts and prayers continue to be with the victims and their families.