Mother charged with murder of her three children

A MOTHER has been charged with the murder of her three children after plunging her car into a Melbourne lake in April.

Akon Guode, 36, was yesterday charged with three counts of murder after the car she was travelling in with four of her children left the road and crashed into a lake on April 8.

Her one-year-old son Bol and four-year-old twins Maudit and Hanger died at the scene.


Guode was also charged with the attempted murder of her six-year-old daughter Awel, who survived the crash.

Guode is due to appear before the Melbourne Magistrates court today.

Picture: ABC News

Picture: ABC News