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South African mum charged with murdering three children in London

Published on Apr 25, 2014 3:25 AM

LONDON (AFP) - A South African woman was charged on Thursday with murdering her three severely disabled children at their home in London, police said.

Tania Clarence, 42, was arrested after the bodies of a four-year-old girl and two three-year-old boys were found on Tuesday evening.

Neighbours said that Clarence, a graphic designer, and her husband Gary, who works at banking group Investec, had four children, three of whom were severely disabled.

Police identified the victims as three-year-old twins Ben and Max and four-year-old Olivia.

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