Life sentences for murder of Liam Fee
Two women have been given life sentences for the murder of little Liam Fee..
Rachael Trelfa or Fee (31) and Nyomi Fee (29) were jailed today (Wednesday) at the High Court in Livingston for the horrific killing of the two-year-old.
Rachael was handed life with a minimum of 23 and a half years behind bars for killing her son.
Her civil partner, Nyomi, was also jailed for life with a minimum of 24 years in jail.
Handing down the sentences, Lord Burns condemned the duo.
“You subjected the children to a cruel, pitiless regime of ill treatment and neglect,” he said.
The women showed no emotion as they faced life behind bars
Liam died at his home near Glenrothes in March 2014, having suffered a ruptured heart as a result of severe blunt force trauma to his body.