Detroit mother of 3 stabbed to death; family needs help

A Detroit mother is stabbed to death leaving behind three young children.

- A Detroit mother is stabbed to death leaving behind three young children and their family needs your help.

Four sisters coming together after their other sister ... Essence Clanton was brutally stabbed and killed last week

"It wasn't even her fight to begin with," said LaToya Clark. "But that's the type of person she was, she helped whoever needed her."

Detroit Police say Clanton, 30, was fatally stabbed after a verbal altercation escalated into a physical fight. Suspect Tanesha Christian was arrested and charged with homicide

"Nobody values life anymore and I don't understand you don't just take somebody's life," Clarks said. "You ruin a whole family."

A family that includes Clanton's three young kids with the baby only 3 months old

As the family deals with their pain they say they also face the reality that these young kids need to be financially cared for and they also have to find money to pay for a funeral.

"Anything that anybody can do to help," Clark said. "They can make donation directly to Cantrell funeral home, they can contact us, there's also a GoFundMe account. CLICK HERE to donate.

And as the family tries to move on without their love one, they hope others will see their pain and work to put an end to the violence

"Everyday people getting killed. I'm like when does it stop."


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