Angry father admits he lost control in Eaton Co. courtroom

Eaton County Sheriff's deputies restrain Randall Margraves, father of three victims of Larry Nassar, Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, in Eaton County Circuit Court in Charlotte, Mich. The incident came during the third and final sentencing hearing for Nassar on sexual abuse charges. The charges in this case focus on his work with Twistars, an elite Michigan gymnastics club. (Cory Morse/The Grand Rapids Press via AP)

Randall Margraves issued a formal apology for losing his temper in an Eaton County courtroom Friday morning.

Margraves lunged at disgraced ex-doctor Larry Nassar after he heard his two daughters’ impact statements.

RELATED LINK: Victims' father tries to attack Larry Nassar in courtroom

Overcome with emotion, he says he let that emotion get the best of him.

Margraves says he respects the bailiffs and the judge.

He also apologized for being disruptive.

Margraves faces no punishment, but he could still face criminal assault charges through the Eaton County Prosecutor.

Many took to the internet to express support for Margraves' actions, such as actor Dwayne Johnson.


RELATED LINK: Emotions boil over in Eaton County courtroom during Larry Nassar’s 3rd criminal hearing

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