Young girl alone with dead father’s body for days

On November 19, 2020, the German flag is projected on the window of the Paul Loebe building in Berlin, Germany. (Hannibal Hanschke / Reuters)

Berlin-Germany’s three young children spent days alone at home with the body of their deceased father after his father died suddenly, German media reported Tuesday.

Police in southern Bavaria said police in southern Bavaria said their aunt had found a girl aged 2, 3 and 4 on September 17.

A local newspaper, Passauer Neue Press, reported that a single-parent, 35-year-old father, died about three days ago on suspicion of a heart attack.

The newspaper reported that the eldest daughter gave her sister food and drink. When the aunt appeared, the girls told her she thought her father was sleeping.

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