Mum Was Finding The Reasion How Two Of The Triplets ᴅɪᴇᴅ And One sᴜʀᴠɪᴠᴇᴅ
A ʜᴇᴀʀᴛʙʀᴏᴋᴇɴ mother who found two of her five-month-old triplets ᴅᴇᴀᴅ in their cots has paid a moving tribute to them as she faces life with just one son left.
Their brother Ethan sᴜʀᴠɪᴠᴇᴅ what police have called a ‘ᴛʀᴀɢɪᴄ ᴀᴄᴄɪᴅᴇɴt’.
Speaking for the first time almost a week since the ᴛʀᴀɢᴇᴅʏ, Miss Owen said she is ‘completely ʟᴏsᴛ’ and would do anything to hold them one final time.
She said: ‘We are ᴅᴇᴠᴀsᴛᴀᴛᴇᴅ ᴀᴛ ᴛʜᴇ ʟᴏss of our two beautiful babies, who, along with their brother Ethan, lit up our world. Noah and Charlie were my life, heart and soul. They were the happiest babies, they always had a smile for everyone and made everyone smile back. I would give anything to hold my beautiful boys, to see them smile, hear them laugh or even hear them cry. I am completely ʟᴏsᴛ and ʜᴇᴀʀᴛʙʀᴏᴋᴇɴ without them it feels like I’ve ʟᴏsᴛ my limbs.’
She added: ‘Noah and Charlie, along with their brother Ethan, were my world and life will never be the same again. I am proud everyday to call all of them my sons and feel privileged to have been able to love and hold them. I love you – my beautiful baby boys – I always have and always will. You will never be Fᴏʀɢᴏᴛᴛᴇɴ.’
Police are still investigating the ᴛʀᴀɢᴇᴅʏ when Miss Owen woke up. After sᴄʀᴇᴀᴍɪɴɢ for help she was later seen standing in the street cuddling sᴜʀᴠɪᴠɪɴɢ baby Ethan. Police later ruled out ᴄᴀʀʙᴏɴ ᴍᴏɴᴏxɪᴅᴇ ᴘᴏɪsᴏɴɪɴɢ ᴀɴᴅ ɪɴǫᴜɪʀɪᴇs ᴀʀᴇ ᴄᴏɴᴛɪɴᴜɪɴɢ ɪɴᴛᴏ ᴛʜᴇ ᴄᴀᴜsᴇ ᴏF ᴅᴇᴀᴛʜ.
Miss Owen and Ethan were checked over at the Princess of Wales Hospital in Bridgend, but were not ʜᴀʀᴍᴇᴅ ʙʏ ᴡʜᴀᴛᴇᴠᴇʀ ᴋɪʟʟᴇᴅ the two little boys.
Neighbour and close family friend Anne Way, 64, said: ‘That’s what no one can understand – how two of the triplets ᴅɪᴇᴅ and one sᴜʀᴠɪᴠᴇᴅ. As far as I know they all slept in the same room. I spoke to Sarah’s father later in the day and he said it wasn’t carbon monoxide. There are more questions than answers.’
Tᴇsᴛs are also being carried out to discover if the babies ᴅɪᴇᴅ from Sᴜᴅᴅᴇɴ IɴFᴀɴᴛ Dᴇᴀᴛʜ Sʏɴᴅʀᴏᴍᴇ. South Wales Police expect to make a further statement on the cause of the babies’ ᴅᴇᴀᴛʜs next week. An inquest is due to be opened by Bridgend Coroner Andrew Barkley.