Family liaison officer Iain McVittie and members of the Smith family
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Freckleton fire: Smith family welcomes Dyson Allen guilty verdict

The family of four siblings killed in a house fire in Lancashire have welcomed the conviction of a teenager charged with their murder.

Dyson Allen, 19, had denied starting the fire in which four-year-old twins Holly and Ella Smith and brothers Jordan, two, and Reece, 19, died in 7 January 2012.

Family liaison officer Iain McVittie of Lancashire Police read a statement on behalf of the family.

  • 24 Jul 2013
  • From the section UK
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