Caixin
Jan 18, 2019 07:28 PM
SOCIETY & CULTURE

Parents Question Official Report After 8-Year-Old Assaulted at Primary School

Primary school students recieve a lesson about bullying in Qingdao, Shandong province on Nov. 23. Photo: VCG
Primary school students recieve a lesson about bullying in Qingdao, Shandong province on Nov. 23. Photo: VCG

An attack on an 8-year-old girl that left her genitals seriously injured provoked outrage as family members, teachers, and local police all point fingers, throwing into question the official version of events.

The official version states that on Dec. 14, two male classmates ages 6 and 7 “beat and poked” the girl with a broomstick at Yanzhuang Primary School in Northwest China’s Gansu province after she allegedly stole an eraser and refused to return one yuan (15 U.S. cents) she had borrowed.

You've accessed an article available only to subscribers
VIEW OPTIONS
Share this article
Open WeChat and scan the QR code
GALLERY
Copyright © 2017 Caixin Global Limited. All Rights Reserved.