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Two appear in court charged with house fire murders

Two men have appeared in court charged with murdering four members of the same family after a fire at a house in the Spinney Hills area of Leicester on September 13.

Nineteen-year-old Aaron Webb of Saltersford Road, Leicester and 21-year-old Akeem Jeffers of Buslingthorpe, Leeds are accused of killing Shehnila Taufiq Sattar, who was in her 40s, her daughter Zainab, 19, and sons Jamal, 15, and Bilal, 17.

The two men were remanded in custody and will be appear before the city's crown court on Wednesday for a bail hearing.

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