MAN WHO BEAT A TWO-YEAR-OLD FACING PRISON

Published: 27 Jul 2011 09:30

Tot wouldn't use potty

A KILBIRNIE man who beat a two-year-old because she wouldn't use a potty is facing a jail sentence.

Cruel Joseph Burke hit the frightened toddler so hard that doctors spotted bruising on her bottom in the shape of his hand, Kilmarnock Sheriff Court heard.

He was earlier found guilty and was back up for sentencing.

For the full story see this week's Ardrossan and Saltcoats Herald.

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