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Man charged with murders of mom and two youngsters who died after flat fireplace

A person has been charged with the murders of a mom and two youngsters, aged three and one, who died following a flat fireplace in Nottingham.

Fatoumatta Hydara, 28, and her daughters Fatimah and Naeemah Drammeh all died from smoke inhalation following a blaze at their residence in Fairisle Shut, Clifton, on Sunday.

Nottinghamshire Police stated officers had charged Jamie Barrow, additionally of Fairisle Shut, on Thursday, 4 days after he was arrested.

The 31-year-old shall be saved in custody to look at Nottingham Magistrates’ Courtroom on Friday.

Assistant Chief Constable Rob Griffin, of Nottinghamshire Police, stated: “Our ideas stay with the household at this extremely painful time, in addition to the communities which have been affected by this most tragic of incidents. The grief this household has been put by way of is meaningless.

“Giant groups of detectives have been working relentlessly alongside specialist search items and forensic specialists to know the total circumstances behind this deliberate fireplace.

“Following these inquiries, we’ve got charged a suspect with three counts of homicide. The household are conscious of this growth and I wish to sincerely thank them for his or her persistence and understanding as we do every part we presumably can to realize justice for Fatoumatta, Fatimah and Naeemah.”

In an announcement issued on Wednesday, Fatoumatta’s husband, Aboubacarr Drammeh, paid tribute to his family members and described their deaths as inconceivable.

Mr Drammeh, who flew again from the US after the fireplace, stated: “It’s with nice unhappiness that we’ve got misplaced Fatoumatta and our two daughters in such a tragic approach.

“Fatoumatta had lived a brief however a really lovely and fulfilling life. A former voluntary employee, Fatoumatta was a really joyful, bubbly lady who wouldn’t have the center to harm a fly.

“We thank the Ahmadi Muslim neighborhood in Nottinghamshire, the Gambian neighborhood, the native neighbours and all these well-wishers for his or her steady help on this tough time.

“I and my in-laws are left with none daughters, grandchildren and nieces. I’ll deeply miss my household.”

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