A woman who left her two young children home alone has been charged with murder after both were killed in a house fire.Kiara Pollard, 27, has been charged with two counts of murder, child endangerment and tampering with fire prevention apparatus. She left her two little boys – KiDonn, 7, and KrisDon, 4 – alone in her flat with a disconnected smoke detector.
Police found KiDonn dead and KrisDon unconscious at 2am on 30 June. KrisDon died the following day in hospital.
Pollard pretended the children had been abandoned by a babysitter, but detectives discovered there had been no babysitter.
Pollard fled with her lover, but eventually surrendered at 3.45pm on Wednesday.