Terri Harris Death – Cause of Death – It is sad to announce the death of a “beautiful and wonderful mother” Terri Harris alongside her two children, daughter Lacey Bennett, 11, and son John Paul Bennett,13, and Lacey’s friend Connie Gent, also 11, who was found dead on Sunday in Killamarsh, Derbyshire.
It is believed that Connie had been staying at the family home for a sleepover.
Authorities have categorized the case as murder and have arrested a 31-year-old man believed to be connected to the case.
John and Lacey’s dad Jason paid saddened tributes to his children.
Jason wrote: “I need my babies back. Life will never be the same. My angels. Won’t be long till I’m touching your cheeks, holding you close and kissing your beautiful faces. Only you two can fix me”.
On Sunday night he wrote in another post;
“Absolutely heartbroken my heart into a million pieces. I didn’t protect my beautiful babies enough and now they have been suddenly taken away from me.
“I’m writing this as I’m lost and broken on a 4-hour drive back home having just received heart-breaking news that my beautiful boy John and beautiful daughter Lacey have been taken away from me.”
Elaine Gyte a 71-year-old grandmother who has lived in the area since 1995 wrote:
“I knew the family slightly when I walked down the street. They haven’t lived here long, they came from Woodhouse. The mum Terri was smashing (and) friendly.
“I can’t believe what’s happened.”
People in the locality have also paid tributes to the four victims and left flowers on the road.
The Officials have arrested the 31-year-old man from Killamarsh, at the scene of the incident.