Vigil For Young Girl Who Died In East Cowes
3 June 2016, 07:22
A candlelit vigil's been held on the Isle of Wight for a six-year-old girl who died, after being found unconscious.
Officers found the body of 44-year-old Darren Flux-Edmonds at a house in Cromwell Avenue in East Cowes on Wednesday 1 June. His daughter Keziah Flux-Edmonds, 6, was found unconscious and was taken to St Mary's Hospital. She died a short time later.
The bodies of two dogs were also discovered.
A Hampshire Police statement said:
'Investigations into the exact circumstances of the deaths are ongoing today on behalf of the coroner and post mortems are being carried out.
'The family, who are being supported by specialist officers, has asked for privacy at this very difficult time and we would urge media to respect their wishes.'