A Zhejiang Province couple who sold their newborn online for cash is behind bars.
The father of the child， surnamed Jia， will serve five and a half years for his role.
'We spent the money on expenses and buying a kitten for Ding，' Jia told the court.
Jia said the 2，000-
Tencent’s QQ platform to seek our buyers before Ding gave birth， claiming they had no money to raise the child.
The pair was arrested during a local police crackdown on women and child trafficking.
'We are unemployed and we did what we could for the baby’s good，' said Ding， who showed no remorse for the action.
Jia has filed for appeal.