TRIGGER WARNING! A mother of three allegedly committed suicide after luring her babies into a lake to die in Missouri.
Undoubtedly, this story is a nightmare and comes out of Maplewood, Minnesota. Molly Cheng, the mother of one girl and two boys called it quits on life for herself; and her three small children after her children’s father/husband committed suicide on Friday. His name is Kos, according to Daily Mail. It appears that the husband shot himself dead Friday morning. By Friday evening the police had found Molly, along with the kids in the Missouri lake dead.
Sadly, the four bodies were recovered on a lake north of St. Paul Minnesota. It’s reported that the tattoo artist mom entered the water with the children at the time.
CBS Minnesota reported that the body of one child was found by divers in Vadnais Lake in Vadnais Heights, Minnesota on Friday evening; and the other three bodies were retrieved on Saturday morning.
“Our hearts go out to the families involved here; and their friends,” Ramsey County Undersheriff Mike Martin said Saturday; according to the news station. “Our goal was to find the children and the mother; and to return them to their families, and we’re glad that we were able to do that.”newsweek
Mental Health Is So Important
According to the Associated Press, the Molly’s car was located near the lake around 4 p.m. Friday; as well as the shoes of the children were also found on the shore.
“There’s nothing more tragic than the loss of young children,” Ramsey County Sheriff Bob Fletcher said during an initial press conference on Friday, per the AP.
Finally, if you or someone you know is in emotional distress or suicidal thoughts; please call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).