A blaze early Sunday at the Somerset Village Apartments in the 9800 block of East 60th Street in Raytown killed Cherri Roberts, 59, and Jeremiah Roberts, 4. Cherri Roberts’ 18-month-old grandson, Ja’Bin, remained in critical condition Friday. Another grandson, 6-year-old Jacob, escaped the fire.
A blaze early Sunday at the Somerset Village Apartments in the 9800 block of East 60th Street in Raytown killed Cherri Roberts, 59, and Jeremiah Roberts, 4. Cherri Roberts’ 18-month-old grandson, Ja’Bin, remained in critical condition Friday. Another grandson, 6-year-old Jacob, escaped the fire. Rich Sugg rsugg@kcstar.com
A blaze early Sunday at the Somerset Village Apartments in the 9800 block of East 60th Street in Raytown killed Cherri Roberts, 59, and Jeremiah Roberts, 4. Cherri Roberts’ 18-month-old grandson, Ja’Bin, remained in critical condition Friday. Another grandson, 6-year-old Jacob, escaped the fire. Rich Sugg rsugg@kcstar.com

Federal investigators say deadly Raytown fire was not intentionally set

February 12, 2016 06:59 PM

UPDATED February 12, 2016 08:10 PM

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