By Richard Spillett, Crime Correspondent For Mailonline
Published: 08:41 GMT, 1 February 2019 | Updated: 09:30 GMT, 1 February 2019
The devastated father of two toddlers allegedly murdered by their mother has paid tribute to his two twins.
Jake and Chloe Ford, both aged 23 months, were found seriously injured at their home near Margate, Kent in the early hours of December 27 and were later pronounced dead.
Their mother Samantha Ford, 37, has been charged with murder and is due to come before a court later this year.
The children's father, Steven Ford, today released heartbreaking tributes to them both, as well as a poem in their memory.
Steven Ford (pictured, left, with his daughter Chloe) has released tributes to his two children. The children's mother, Samantha, has been charged with their murders
Mr Ford released beautiful pictures of his two 23-month-olds, Jake and Chloe, with a tribute
He said Chloe was his 'perfect baby girl' and a 'little genius'. He said Jake was 'everything he ever wanted in a son'
To his son, Mr Ford wrote: 'Jakey, you were everything I ever wanted in a son, I looked at you and saw me. Your smile, your laugh and your beautiful