Published: Apr 14, 2010 11:52 PM EDT

SARASOTA, Fla. - The mother of murder victim Coralrose Fullwood is speaking out following the sentencing of the suspect in her daughter's case.

Patrick Murphy has been issued to life in prison for the murder and rape of Coralrose Fullwood.

As part of a plea deal, Murphy pleaded guilty to kidnapping, rape and murder of the 6-year-old North Port girl .

She was kidnapped from her home on September 17, 2006. Little Coralrose's body was found just two blocks from her house.