Two young sisters killed in an Easter Sunday tragedy will be
forever loved and missed, their grieving family says.
The girls, Savannah (4) and Indianna (3), were found dead at
their Melbourne home, and a man known to them was arrested at
the scene on Sunday afternoon.
The 35-year-old has since been charged with their murder.
The girls' family say they are shattered by their loss.
"We are utterly devastated at the loss of Savannah and
Indianna," the family said in a statement released by
Victoria Police on their behalf.
"The girls will be forever missed, loved and never
The family asked that their privacy be respected to allow
time to grieve.
Police issued a statement early on Monday saying Charles
Mihayo, of Watsonia, has been charged with the murder of both
girls and remanded in custody to appear at the Melbourne
Magistrates Court on Tuesday.
Police are yet to reveal how the children died or give
details of any injuries.
A number of family members were at the home at the time the