Police in Columbus Ohio is reporting that 33-year-old registered nurse Nerissa Distin and her 2-year-old daughter Serina Morris are now being investigated as a case of murder-suicide and it is determined that Gary Morris's actions resulted in the family death.
Yesterday Jan 1, 2020, at around 7;20 pm Columbus Fire Department responded to a fire at 3380 Retriever Rd for a house fire call upon arrival they found the house in flames.
Neighbors said the family had Jamaican roots and were friendly, according to media reports.
Additionally, Distin worked as a registered nurse at Mount Carmel Rehabilitation Hospital, and her husband worked in the commercial printing industry.
Friends and family shared condolences and shock and grief of the sad and tragic news
Kepisha Kippo, a cousin of Nerissa Distin, posted pictures of her and little Serena with the caption, “I don't know how I am gonna pull through this one. You were not just my cousin, (we) were more than sisters, best friends, everything.