Are they parents in extreme denial or just showing their faith through unconditional love? That is the question many have of Yvonne and Zachery Ervin, who made the national news in a way they could have never expected – as the victims of an attempted murder plot masterminded and almost carried out by their two sons. Earlier this month, Cameron 17, and his brother, Christopher, 22, drugged and then attacked their parents at the family home in Snellville, Georgia, a suburb of Atlanta.


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The New York Daily News reports:

“Those were not our boys that did that to us,” Yvonne Ervin told WSB-TV. “We did not raise them that way.”

“We understand there are consequences for what they did.They understand that, but we’re just praying the world forgives them in the same way we forgive them.”

The couple attended a hearing at the Gwinnett County Court where they were once again face to face with their sons. They said they harbor no ill will toward them.

Georgia Parents Whose Sons Tried To Kill Them Say They Love And Forgive Them [VIDEO & POLL]  was originally published on

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