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Peter Lane , father of Australian baseball player Chris Lane, who was... News PhotoAustralia,Baseball - Sport,Church,Family,Father,Friendship,Funeral,Horizontal,Law,Melbourne - Australia,Oklahoma,Playing,Small,Sport,Town,USA,Victoria - AustraliaPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPPeter Lane (centre R), father of Australian baseball player Chris Lane, who was killed in the small Oklahoma town of Duncan in the US, is surrounded by friends and family outside St Therese's Parish at Chris's funeral in Melbourne on August 28, 2013. Chris Lane, 22, was in the US on a baseball scholarship and was jogging in Duncan when he was shot in the back and left to die on the side of the road on August 16. Two teenagers, aged 15 and 16, have been accused of shooting Lane, while a third, aged 17, was charged with use of a vehicle in the discharge of a weapon and acting as an accessory after the fact. AFP PHOTO / Mal Fairclough (Photo credit should read MAL FAIRCLOUGH/AFP/Getty Images)