WARNING – Readers may find details in this story confronting.
A Queensland mother has been jailed for allowing her ex-partner to repeatedly rape her three-year-old daughter to the point where she nearly died as a result of her injuries.
The 28-year-old woman, who cant be named, was sentenced to four years jail in the Brisbane District Court this morning.
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It’s alleged the horrifying abuse of the young girl, who is no longer in the care of her mother, took place over a 5-month period, however it wasn’t until the girl became extremely ill that the woman’s ex-partner called triple-0 in 2009.
The court heard that the young girls injuries, including cuts and swelling to her genital area, were so severe that she would have died if medical treatment had not been sought.
The man was sentenced to 16 years behind bars in 2013.