Langley Mill flat fire: Father threatened to ‘body bag’ people
14 January 2016
From the section Derby
The fire in Langley Mill killed Amy Smith, 17, her daughter Ruby-Grace Gaunt and friend Edward Green, 17
A father accused of murder after a baby and two teenagers died in a fire had threatened to “body bag” people during a row over a moped, a court has heard.
Amy Smith, 17, six-month-old daughter Ruby-Grace Gaunt and friend Edward Green, also 17, died in the blaze at Langley Mill in Derbyshire last June.
Peter Eyre and his sons Simon, 24, and Anthony Eyre, 22, are alleged to have deliberately started the fire in an act of revenge.
All three deny three counts of murder.
‘Aimed at everyone’
Jurors previously heard Ruby-Grace’s father, 18-year-old Shaun Gaunt, and another teenager who survived the fire were also inside the flat, but had escaped with the help …read more
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