Boyle and son

In the documentary film "A Murder in Mansfield," the film's protagonist, Collier Landry, confronts his father, Dr. John Boyle, at Marion Correctional Institution. Boyle was convicted in 1990 for the murder of Landry's mother, Noreen Boyle.

SANTA MONICA, Calif. -- Collier Landry got text messages offering congratulations when the Ohio Parole Board denied his father's latest attempt at parole.

The Dec. 2 decision means former Mansfield osteopathic physician John Boyle Jr., 77, will spend at least five more years in prison for the 1989 New Year's Eve murder of Noreen Boyle -- his wife and Landry's mother.

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