A woman have been arrested on suspicion of child neglect after two sets of young twin boys, aged three and four years old died in a house fire in Collingwood Road in Sutton.
The boys, known as Kyson, Bryson, Leyton and Logan, were given CPR by firefighters at the scene, they were then taken to a nearby hospital but medic were unsuccessful in reviving them.
Firefighters first rushed and arrived at the scene just before 7pm on Thursday. Fire investigators along with the Metropolitan Police are working to determine the cause of the fire.
Two of the boys went to Westbourne Primary School in Sutton. Floral tributes had been pouring into nearby streets and also outside the police cordon on Collingwood Road on Friday morning.
The Reverend Frances Arnold, priest of the local St Nicholas Church, described the deaths as a “great shock and tragic loss of life”. The arrested 27 year old woman remains in police custody.