Household tribute to Lilia Valutyte: We had 4 corners and now one is gone



he mom of a nine-year-old, alleged homicide sufferer has paid tribute to her daughter, saying: “We had 4 corners and now one is gone”.

In an announcement issued by means of Lincolnshire Police, Lina, the mom of schoolgirl Lilia Valutyte, introduced plans to create a statue of her daughter as a “means for her to nonetheless be there”.

Lilia, a former pupil of Boston Pioneers Academy and Carlton Street Academy, was confirmed useless at Boston’s Pilgrim Hospital following an incident out there city in July.

Deividas Skebas was remanded into custody at Lincoln Crown Courtroom on August 1 charged along with her homicide.

Lilia’s household paid tribute to their daughter on Friday (Lincolnshire Police/PA)

Lilia’s stepfather, Aurelijus, additionally paid tribute to her on Friday, saying: “She was cheeky; quiet in a method after which different methods she wasn’t.

“She at all times tried to make enjoyable.”

Persevering with the household’s tribute, Lina stated: “It’s arduous to know what to say.

“She was only a regular baby, in the future she’s completely satisfied and one other she isn’t, in the future she needs to eat pancakes and one other she doesn’t – the standard issues.

Deividas Skebas is charged with Lilia’s homicide (Joe Giddens/PA) / PA Wire

“She liked to bop, journey and take a look at new issues, and annoy her sister.

“She needed to go to Italy, so we’ll most likely go anyway subsequent yr.”

Lina added: “There are such a lot of issues lets say, however we aren’t going to speak loads about who she was and share these tales from our residence; they’re ours and we need to hold them for us.

“You end up searching for her all over the place.

A forensic officer close to the scene in Boston (Joe Giddens/PA) / PA Wire

“We had 4 corners and now one is gone.”

An inquest opening at Lincoln Coroner’s Courtroom on August 4 heard Lilia’s provisional reason for dying was a stab wound to the chest.

The coroner adjourned the inquest till the conclusion of legal proceedings.

Skebas, of Thorold Avenue, Boston, is subsequent as a consequence of seem at Lincoln Crown Courtroom for a plea listening to on September 19.

Lilia’s household plan to create a statue in her reminiscence (Lincolnshire Police/PA)

The 22-year-old is but to enter a plea to a cost of homicide.

Lilia was discovered with a stab wound in Fountain Lane, Boston, at about 6.20pm on July 28.

Asserting plans for a memorial to be put in within the city, near the road the place Lilia died, Lina stated: “Lilia was grown in that avenue, each week she spent down there enjoying, and it occurred subsequent to the window.

“The memorial is a means for her to nonetheless be there, and we’re now fundraising to get it.”

Police stated the statue will both take the type of an angel with Lilia’s face, or it should take her full likeness.

The pressure stated anybody wishing to donate ought to undergo a Simply Giving website arrange by a household buddy.

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