Police in Tay Ninh Province in southern Vietnam have arrested a teacher for allegedly raping a second-grade student in their school.
Investigators said that on January 22 Bui Khanh Hoang, 32, a gymnastics teacher, asked the eight-year-old girl to stay after class and raped her in a classroom.
Her grandmother found scratches and blood while giving her a bath that day, and made the girl describe what had happened to her.
Police arrested Hoang the next day and keeping him for questioning.
The mother of the girl said her daughter is shocked and eats little.
“She wakes up at night many times and screams,” she said.
The crime can be punished by jail terms of at least 12 years or even a death penalty.