Mother and grandmother of baby killed by dangerous dog due to be sentenced at Northampton Crown Court

A mother and grandmother of a baby killed by a dog at a Northamptonshire home will appear for sentencing at Northampton Crown Court today.

Friday, 26th August 2016, 6:00 am
Updated Friday, 26th August 2016, 8:36 am
FILE PICTURE - Claire Riley appearing at Northampton Crown Court, May 27, 2016.

Six-month-old Molly Mae Wotherspoon died following an attack by an American pit bull, called Bruiser, at a house in Morning Star Road, Daventry, on October 3, 2014.

Claire Riley, aged 23, Molly-Mae’s mother has admitted owning a dangerously out of control dog.

Riley’s mother, Susan Aucott, aged 55, of Alfred Street, Northampton has admitted being in charge of a dangerously out of control dog.

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FILE PICTURE - Susan Aucott (R) leaves Northampton Crown Court.

The sentencing of Riley, of Merrydale Square, Southfields, Northampton, was adjourned in June due to her pregnancy.

The hearing is due to take place at 10am before Judge Justice Carr.

FILE PICTURE - Susan Aucott (R) leaves Northampton Crown Court.