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Funeral for Children Killed in Shropshire

The latest in the ongoing investigation into the deaths of three children and their father in the Pontesbury area of Shropshire on Monday 16th July

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Three children stabbed to death

Ceri Fuller Credit: Gloucestershire Police

A post mortem has revealed that three children found dead in Shropshire were stabbed to death with a knife.

Sam Fuller, 12, and sisters Rebecca, eight, and seven-year-old Charlotte, all died from stab wounds.

The family had been reported missing after the children did not turn up for school on Friday.Police found the four bodies at Poles Coppice, Pontesbury Hill, near Shrewsbury - 75 miles from the family home in Milkwall, near Coleford, Gloucestershire.

The results of an examination on the children's father, Ceri Fuller, whose body was found in a disused quarry, are expected to be revealed tomorrow.

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