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Smylie sentenced over child sex offences

Thursday, 2 August 2018

Smylie  sentenced over child sex offences thumbnailSammy Smylie who was handed a ten year sentence for child sex charges

A BALLINTOY man has been handed a ten year custodial sentence after pleading guilty to a string of sexual offences against children.
Sammy Smylie, 60, of Larrybane Park, appeared at Antrim Crown court in July when he pleaded guilty to 26 charges spanning a period between 2006 and 2017.
Smylie, who has already served a period of time behind bars, will serve five years in custody and a further five on licence.

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