Vigil Honors Hartford Mother, Daughter Dead After Fire

A vigil outside Jumoke Academy at Milner School in Hartford remembered 4-year-old Shantay Drake and her mother, Susan Therrien. Drake died in a fire at their Bedford Street home.  Therrien died a day later at the hospital. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
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A vigil outside Jumoke Academy at Milner School in Hartford remembered 4-year-old Shantay Drake and her mother, Susan Therrien. Drake died in a fire at their Bedford Street home. Therrien died a day later at the hospital. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A vigil outside Jumoke Academy at Milner School in Hartford remembered 4-year-old Shantay Drake and her mother, Susan Therrien. Drake died in a fire at their Bedford Street home. Therrien died a day later at the hospital. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A vigil outside Jumoke Academy at Milner School in Hartford remembered 4-year-old Shantay Drake and her mother, Susan Therrien. Drake died in a fire at their Bedford Street home.  Therrien died a day later at the hospital. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
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A vigil outside Jumoke Academy at Milner School in Hartford remembered 4-year-old Shantay Drake and her mother, Susan Therrien. Drake died in a fire at their Bedford Street home. Therrien died a day later at the hospital. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A vigil outside Jumoke Academy at Milner School in Hartford remembered 4-year-old Shantay Drake and her mother, Susan Therrien. Drake died in a fire at their Bedford Street home. Therrien died a day later at the hospital. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A vigil outside Jumoke Academy at Milner School in Hartford remembered 4-year-old Shantay Drake and her mother, Susan Therrien. Drake died in a fire at their Bedford Street home.  Therrien died a day later at the hospital. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
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A vigil outside Jumoke Academy at Milner School in Hartford remembered 4-year-old Shantay Drake and her mother, Susan Therrien. Drake died in a fire at their Bedford Street home. Therrien died a day later at the hospital. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A vigil outside Jumoke Academy at Milner School in Hartford remembered 4-year-old Shantay Drake and her mother, Susan Therrien. Drake died in a fire at their Bedford Street home. Therrien died a day later at the hospital. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A vigil outside Jumoke Academy at Milner School in Hartford remembered 4-year-old Shantay Drake and her mother, Susan Therrien. Drake died in a fire at their Bedford Street home.  Therrien died a day later at the hospital. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
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A vigil outside Jumoke Academy at Milner School in Hartford remembered 4-year-old Shantay Drake and her mother, Susan Therrien. Drake died in a fire at their Bedford Street home. Therrien died a day later at the hospital. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A vigil outside Jumoke Academy at Milner School in Hartford remembered 4-year-old Shantay Drake and her mother, Susan Therrien. Drake died in a fire at their Bedford Street home. Therrien died a day later at the hospital. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A vigil outside Jumoke Academy at Milner School in Hartford remembered 4-year-old Shantay Drake and her mother, Susan Therrien. Drake died in a fire at their Bedford Street home.  Therrien died a day later at the hospital. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
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A vigil outside Jumoke Academy at Milner School in Hartford remembered 4-year-old Shantay Drake and her mother, Susan Therrien. Drake died in a fire at their Bedford Street home. Therrien died a day later at the hospital. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A vigil outside Jumoke Academy at Milner School in Hartford remembered 4-year-old Shantay Drake and her mother, Susan Therrien. Drake died in a fire at their Bedford Street home. Therrien died a day later at the hospital. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

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