A Chinese man was sentenced to death for sexually assaulting his neighbor’s granddaughter after kidnapping a 4-year-old girl from home.
A 54-year-old boy, known by his surname Liu, was convicted of rape for horrific behavior in August and was sentenced to death in a court in Harbin, northeastern China, today.
The girl known by her pseudonym Yang Yang is still fighting for her life in the intensive care unit after being left with a severe organ infection and injury, her father said yesterday.
The 54-year-old (left), known by his surname Liu, was sentenced to death in a court in Harbin, northeastern China, after being found raping a child (right) in August.
The horrific incident shocked China after the girl’s family reported the missing child to local police on the night of August 29.
They told authorities that their neighbor Liu had come by his house that night to ask for a drink before the girl disappeared.
The next morning, Liu brought Yang Yang home. However, the family was horrified to find the child covered in blood-stained bruise on his pants.
“He brought my child back around 6 am,” my grandmother told reporters. “I thought to myself,” This is bad, he hurt my child. “
Liu was detained by the police on the same day.
The next morning, Liu brought Yang Yang home. However, Harbin’s family was horrified to find the child covered in blood-stained bruise on his pants.
Yan Yan was diagnosed with a severe infection and was taken to the hospital for testing before rushing to intensive care.
“The doctor told me that my child was almost unconscious and had a severe infection,” Yang Yang’s father told the Chinese media at the time.
Parents said their daughter was fighting for life in the ICU and remained seriously ill, she told reporters on Tuesday.
‘[She] I’m still seriously ill, “the father told state media China News. “All her organs are infected and damaged. She also suffers from renal failure.
In a trial on Wednesday, the Harbin Intermediate People’s Court sentenced Liu to death and deprived him of his lifelong political rights for rape.He was arrested in august
In a trial on Wednesday, the Harbin Intermediate People’s Court sentenced Liu to death and deprived him of his lifelong political rights for rape.
During a police investigation, Liu admitted that he had sexually assaulted and raped a 4-year-old child in a drain near a construction site after being kidnapped by his family, court reports said.
Liu “failed to rehabilitate” and “caused serious damage,” after being sentenced to two previous sentences for murder and rape, officials said.
It is unclear whether Liu has appealed the court’s decision.