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Kathryn Smith sentenced to at least 24 years for Ayeeshia murder

A mother has been jailed for life, after being found guilty of murdering her 21-month-old daughter, Ayeeshia.

Kathryn Smith, 23, who killed her daughter by stamping on her, wept as she was told she would serve a minimum of 24 years in jail.

Smith's former partner, Matthew Rigby, was sentenced to three years and eight months for causing or allowing the child's death.

Sian Lloyd reports.

  • 11 Apr 2016
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