Man charged over murder of woman, 2 kids, who were killed in house fire

Posted September 28, 2018 17:25:42 Police in Adelaide’s west have charged a man over the murder of a woman, her two children and an unknown man.

The incident happened in an apartment in the east of the city on Monday morning.

The two girls were found in the rubble of a destroyed apartment block in the early hours of Tuesday.

The woman’s body was found by the same woman’s family.

The woman, aged in her 30s, was in critical condition at Royal Adelaide Hospital.

She was not injured in the fire.

The 2-year-old girl was unharmed.

“It is a very sad day for the family, and especially for the two young girls,” SA Police Assistant Commissioner Shane Toner said.

Police are investigating the cause of the fire, which happened shortly after 10am.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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