Mother who admitted killing 3-year-old son jailed for 11 years

A mother who killed her three-year-old son has been jailed for 11 years at the High Court in Edinburgh.

Rosdeep Adekoya, 34, last month admitted killing her Mikaeel Kular after "losing her temper" when he was sick following a family day-out in January.

After hiding his body in woodland, she reported Mikaeel missing - prompting a high-profile search operation spanning two days involving hundreds of local residents.

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Mother who killed 3-year-old son jailed for 11 years

Rosdeep Adekoya who last month admitted killing her three-year-old son Mikaeel Kular, has been jailed for 11 years at the High Court in Edinburgh.

The 34-year-old was initially charged with murder but last month pleaded guilty to the reduced charge of culpable homicide.

She also admitted a charge of attempting to defeat the ends of justice by claiming to police her son had gone missing.

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