A MOTHER whose sex offender ex-boyfriend murdered her infant daughter said his 25-year jail sentence was too lenient.
Labourer Barry McCarney was yesterday given the life sentence tariff at Belfast Crown Court for the murder of 15-month-old Millie Martin in Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh, in 2009.
The toddler’s mother Rachael said her former partner deserved a harsher punishment.
“I don’t think it was long enough,” Ms Martin said outside court. “Twenty-five years isn’t long enough.”
Her mother and Millie’s grandmother Margaret Graham said 33-year-old McCarney, who was not the child’s father, should never be freed.