- A mother was overcome with emotion when her son surprised her at a family prayer gathering in Durham, North Carolina
- Her son had been in jail for 13 years
- The young Black man was released and he surprised his mom in a video
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A mother was overcome with emotion when her son surprised her at a family prayer gathering in Durham, North Carolina after being incarcerated for 13 years.
Each year, thousands of Black youth are incarcerated for one offence or another. Some have also been wrongfully jailed for crimes they never committed.
A video that has surfaced on social media shows a mother who was brought to uncontrollable tears after she was caught unaware by her son’s sudden presence.
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The African-American woman’s son had been in prison for over a decade and was released at a date that was not made public or known to her.
In the first scene of the video, the woman is filmed at a family prayer gathering thanking God.
Completely unaware that she is actually holding the hand of her son, the woman remains focused as she continues passionately praying.
After the group ends the prayer, her son stands next to her and gives her the surprise of her life.
The woman is visibly overwhelmed by her son’s presence because it is obvious that she was unaware that he had been released.
The woman proceeds to break down in tears and hugs her son with so much love.
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See video below.
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