Christmas tragedy of little girl

SHE was only 13-years-old and the pride and joy of her loving parents – but today their world has fallen apart.Marie Mutimer fell unexpectedly ill on Christmas Eve and died at 4.

SHE was only 13-years-old and the pride and joy of her loving parents – but today their world has fallen apart.

Marie Mutimer fell unexpectedly ill on Christmas Eve and died at 4.30am on Christmas Day – the cause of death still unknown. Her presents remain unopened in her Ipswich home.

See tonight's Evening Star for the full emotional story.