NC family hopes for release of man in Ga. prison - Article Photos 1/4

In this Oct. 4, 2012 photo, Anita McNeil, center, wife of John G. McNeil, speaks at a Freedom for John McNeil vigil held at Holy Calvary Church in Wilson, N.C.. Anita McNeil is joined by family, friends and supporters in the effort to free John McNeil. John McNeil has been incarcerated in Georgia prisons for over 5 years for reportedly shooting an advancing trespasser at the McNeil family home in Cobb County, Georgia.(AP Photo/The Wilson Times, Gray Whitley)