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Dad Jailed After Murdering His Baby Son

Wednesday December 18 2013


Michael Beaumont Michael Beaumont


A BARNSLEY man has been sentenced to life in prison for murdering his 11-month-old son.

Michael Carl Beaumont, 29, was sentenced at Sheffield Crown Court on Wednesday morning.

A jury found Beaumont, of Chapel Street, Hoyland, guilty of murdering Kadan and was told to serve a minimum of 18 years.

The jury also found Kadan's mum, Helen Barnes, 28, guilty of neglect and she was sentenced to six months in prison suspended for 12 months.

Emergency services were called to the family home in Hoyland at 10am on September 28, 2011, following reports that the 11-month-old had been unwell.

The boy was taken to Barnsley Hospital and later transported to Sheffield Children’s Hospital, where he died.

During the trial, the court heard how Beaumont had claimed that his son had been knocked over by the family dog in order to disguise the horrific injuries that he had inflicted upon the 11-month-old.

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Reply Posted by me on Wednesday December 18 2013 at 14:07
So his mum walks free for neglect what a joke she should have been sent down too and 18 years got murdering his child that shocking hang him that's what I would love to do to the likes of people like him make me sick

Reply Posted by Frank on Wednesday December 18 2013 at 14:12
Absolute disgrace.Mum found guilty of neglect and gets a suspended sentence! Hope somebody gets her in Barnsley and makes her suffer..

Reply Posted by Louise on Wednesday December 18 2013 at 14:15
Uter disscrase i would av gave him life and not wat he got he would av died in prison if it was left to me

Reply Posted by mum of 4 xxxx on Wednesday December 18 2013 at 14:19
people like this make me sick ,theres genuine people out there that would love achild and carnt have them then theres scumbags like this that don't give a child a life that they deserve ,hope they get whats coming to them and they suffer like that poor child did. R.I.P little angel .

Reply Posted by Me on Wednesday December 18 2013 at 14:21
The real unfortunate thing is for all those saying he will get what he deserves from the other inmates, he won't. He will have his saftey protected in segregation because of his rights. Time the British justice system was made a lot tougher. 18 yrs before he has right to appeal for release, unlikely first time, but 20 yrs and he will be walking streets again. Its not punishment for killing a child.

Reply Posted by yes me on Wednesday December 18 2013 at 14:37
Me.He will get WHAT is coming to him in Prison.NO PROTECTION FOR HIS SAFETY.only a short while ago a Bradford man did exactly the same and after only a month was found dead in his cell.2 lifers killed him.what have there to lose.mark my word he will not survive 6 months..

Reply Posted by Paul on Wednesday December 18 2013 at 14:43
Me@ Have you ever been in HMP? Because there is no hiding place inside HMP. There is ways and means of getting to the scumbag.Where Lifers who know that there will never be realeased will do anything to get to him..

Reply Posted by Heather on Wednesday December 18 2013 at 14:24
18 years he wants torturing for rest of his life and the defenceless poor little lads ''MOTHER'' Walks Away ''FREE'' Its discusting Neglect carrys a prison sentence she should be serving a sentence for not protecting her child!!!This Goverment Is So Wrong I Make No Wonder People Commit Crimes Most Of Them Get Away With It A Slap On Wrist Its Wrong!!!

Reply Posted by sunshinegirl on Wednesday December 18 2013 at 14:31
Disgraceful! Lets just hope it was one horrific isolated incident that killed him and that the poor boy didnt suffer at the hands of his not so loving parents for months of his short life :-(
If parents struggle to cope with their babies or children they should seek help (plenty avaliable with childrens centres and health visitors etc) or have them fostered or adopted into a family that would cherish and love the little one lots of people would love to adoot a beautiful baby boy!!

Reply Posted by sarah on Thursday December 19 2013 at 13:55
Yes he did suffer he did what he did to him n a hour later babie became unwell so there phoned for hosptical n said baby had been knocked over by dog day befor but hosptical new hed been hurt in last couple hours so he had a good few hour to suffer bless him I new him n her there lived just of my street n both want more then life scum bless you little 1 with all my heart xxxxxx

Reply Posted by yolo on Wednesday December 18 2013 at 15:07
I've been in hmp and he will not get protected what so ever n the so called mother would nt either!
Rip little boy x

Reply Posted by joanne on Wednesday December 18 2013 at 15:19
As if the mother walks free when she obviously knew what was happening and could have stopped this!

Reply Posted by Louise on Wednesday December 18 2013 at 16:03
There are people out there desperate for kids why not just let the baby go to a loving home how can people be so cruel. They need to castrate with no anaesthetic

Reply Posted by Chris morris on Wednesday December 18 2013 at 16:32
People like this guy wants hanging the baby's mum wants sterilising never to have any any more children I blame her she could have picked her baby up an walked away like a normal mum would have no one should do what they did to any child there are people out there desperate for a family an given the chance would make kind an loving parents so the social services should have been brought an the baby removed I know the work they do I work with them an have done for over 20 years

Reply Posted by sarah on Thursday December 19 2013 at 13:59
Chris morris how can you blame her he lost is temper once with babie she scum but she might not have been in room but she tryed protecting him after saying dog had nocked babie he might beat her as well im not sticking up for her she want hanging but there both to blame he did it n she hid it

Reply Posted by anonymous on Wednesday December 18 2013 at 17:45
The woman shouldn't have gotten off with an almost scot-free sentence... bet she was to blame for most of the neglect too, bang her up as long as the bloke they are both scum and don't deserve to live on this world. RIP poor child x

Reply Posted by mum of three on Wednesday December 18 2013 at 23:13
Kill him in prison as slowly and painfully as is possible
As for the mum get her picture out there then god help her
Life should mean life for both of them and every single day should be a living hell!!!!!!!
Rest in piece baby Angel sleep tight night night xxx

Reply Posted by janet on Thursday December 19 2013 at 07:14
this sick bastards needs to be HUNG!!! and has for the mother she should be HUNG!!! too ,shes has guilty has him for letting it happen. THIS GOVERMENT SHOULD BRING BACK HANGING!!!!!!! GET A GRIP PRIME MINISTER!!!

Reply Posted by j on Thursday December 19 2013 at 08:53
Any form of a quick execution is far too good for both of them, they deserve a slow n painful death like that poor lil one had to endure. They can run but, there will NOT be anywhere for them to hide in prison.

Reply Posted by wtf on Thursday December 19 2013 at 09:03
I wished i was a judge they would be sick with what i have given them as an example to others that abuse there children .. TOSSERS....GRRRRR . All i can say is the judge must not have any kids !!!

Reply Posted by sickened on Thursday December 19 2013 at 09:04
Im crying writing this how can anyone be left to walk the streets after doing such an horrific thing i would so very much love to walk in the path of the so called mother all my children are now grown up so i wouldnt mind doing a prison sentence for kicking this vile person to her death may she rot in hell.

Reply Posted by nicola on Thursday December 19 2013 at 09:30
She will never get the chance to be a mother again as social services will have been made aware of this and any child she has will be taken straight from her. They both want to rot in hell.