Yesterday, it was revealed that two suspects were arrested for the murder of legendary DJ Jam Master Jay after 18 years.

Now, JMJ’s family has issued a statement on the latest news related to Mizell. The Mizell family thanked everyone for their support towards the family, but also noted they have “mixed emotions” on the indictments in the murder of Jam Master Jay. The family went on to say, “We realize that there are other families out there who have lingering pain who continue to wait for their own closure, and we pray that this case gives them hope.” From there, the Mizell family noted that Black lives matter, and asked for people to respect the Mizell family’s privacy as the case moves forward.