Police thought Yaseen had died in a house fire

Yaseen Ali Ege
Yaseen Ali Ege was found dead at the family home Credit: Family picture

Cardiff Crown Court heard how Yaseen was originally thought to have died in a tragic accident in a house fire. But a post mortem examination revealed he had been beaten.

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'Life' for mother who killed son

A mother who beat her son before setting his body on fire will serve a minimum of 17 years in prison, after being jailed for life. 33-year-old Sara Ege killed Yaseen Ali Ege, 7, at the family home in Pontcanna, Cardiff in July 2010.