21st January 2022 – (Hong Kong) In July last year, a female teaching assistant of the Chinese Christian Assemblies of God physically punished a 6-year-old boy in the church’s homework remedial class. She removed the boy’s pants and underwear, slapped his buttocks, and then flicked the boy’s private parts with her fingers. sobbing. The incident was secretly filmed by other students in the class, and the parents learned about it. The female teaching assistant earlier pleaded guilty to two counts of assault and indecent assault against a child in her custody.
She was sentenced today to an immediate four-month prison sentence at the Kowloon City Magistrates’ Court. The magistrate considered that although the defendant received psychiatric treatment, she asked other students to close their eyes when the crime occurred, reflecting that she knew what she was doing, so she was sentenced to imprisonment. The 38-year-old female defendant, Tang Wai-sum, who reported as a tutor, was accused of intentionally assaulting a 6-year-old at the homework remedial class of the Chinese Christian Assemblies of God in Room 513, Block B, Hung Hom Commercial Centre, Ma Tau Wai Road, Hung Hom, on 1st and 31st July , 2021.