Aunt speaks out after death of girls in Ohio fire

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CLEVELAND (AP) -- An aunt of the two little girls who died in a Cleveland apartment fire last week says "it's like a dream you want to wake up from."

Leah Love spoke out Monday after her nieces perished in the fire Thursday night on the city's east side.

Love tells WKYC-TV (http://bit.ly/18Th4x0 ) that 2-year-old Peaches Christburg and 7-year-old Glacia Ramsey "were two little girls who thought about baby dolls, what to eat, and nail polish." She called them "two innocent babies."

Police say an intruder might have set the fire. The girls' baby sitter said the unknown man broke into the apartment and shoved her into a bathroom. She stayed there until she smelled smoke then ran out of the building and called police.

Funeral services will be Saturday.

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Information from: WKYC-TV, http://www.wkyc.com