Sentencing in beating case

Three men who brutally beat a female family member because they thought she was possessed by demons are to be sentenced.

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  1. Ronke Phillips, Crime Correspondent

Son who beat mother jailed for one year

Son who beat his mother because he believed she waspossessed jailed for a year. Son in law gets 9 months. The victim's husband, Ahmed Hussain, son Mohammed Kayes Hussain and son-in-law Muhammed Aziz were all found guilty of assault.

The court heard that the victim was tied to a bed and beaten continuously with a walking stick by an Iman who has never been traced.

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