Mum of Shanay Walker describes grandmother as 'wicked'
The mother of tragic schoolgirl Shanay Walker today described her daughter's grandmother as "wicked" as she was jailed for being cruel to the child.
Juanila Smikle of Easegill Court, Top Valley, was sentenced to a total of seven years on five cruelty charges – one involving seven-year-old Shanay and four relating to other children.
Speaking publicly for the first time about the woman who assaulted and ill-treated her child, Leanne Walker said widowed Smikle had "shown no remorse".
"To me it is not justice for Shanay, no matter what prison sentence she serves…it is... read more
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