A family's anguished journey – Morgan Harrington was a 20-year-old junior at Virginia Tech when she disappeared October 17, 2009, while attending a rock concert in Charlottesville, Virginia. Her skeleton was discovered on January 26, 2010, in a remote hayfield 10 miles from where she vanished. The death was ruled a homicide. A grand jury has now charged Jesse Matthew Jr. with first-degree murder in the case.
A family's anguished journey – In 2012, the FBI released these enhanced sketches of the man wanted in the death of Morgan Harrington. DNA linked this man to Harrington's death and the 2005 rape of a 26-year-old woman in Fairfax City, Virginia.
A family's anguished journey – Virginia State Police Special Agent Dino Cappuzzo, joined by Morgan Harrington's parents, briefs the media on the farm where her body was found. A $150,000 reward was offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the case.
A family's anguished journey – Gil Harrington, left, is supported by her husband, Dan Harrington, while visiting the site where their daughter Morgan Harrington's remains were discovered in January 2011 in Charlottesville, Virginia.
A family's anguished journey – Mementos from Morgan Harrington's life were displayed at a reception after a memorial mass for her in Roanoke, Virginia.
A family's anguished journey – At a ceremony on the anniversary of Morgan Harrington's death, her brother Alex arranges flowers on the Copeley Bridge in Charlottesville, where she was last seen alive.
A family's anguished journey – After the killing of their daughter, Dan and Gil Harrington started Help Save The Next Girl, a national campaign to educate young women on how to avoid becoming victims.
A family's anguished journey – 2 4 1 is the Harrington's family's code for, "I love you too much, forever, and once more."