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In pictures: Burnt-out mansion

Osbaston House

It is now a week since a huge fire devastated the Shropshire home of millionaire businessman Christopher Foster.

Search team

The bodies of Foster and his wife Jillian were found inside the property, near Maesbrook, along with another body, thought to be their daughter Kirstie, 15.

Police officer

A post-mortem examination found Mrs Foster died as a result of a gunshot wound to the head.

Room at Osbaston House

Detectives believe Foster killed his wife and daughter before setting fire to the property and killing himself.

Window at Osbaston House

Foster became a millionaire by developing insulation technology for oil rigs but his company Ulva Ltd had gone into liquidation.

Burnt out Range Rover

A number of vehicles, including this Range Rover, were destroyed in the fierce blaze.

Floral tributes at Osbaston House

Floral tributes to the family have been left outside the house.

Osbaston House

The Fosters were last seen alive when they attended a friend's barbecue on 25 August. The family went home and Kirstie is thought to have stayed up chatting online until 0100 BST the next day.



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