THE missing two-year-old girl Angie Tiong had been “sold off” by her drug-addict father for RM12,000 in Johor, China Press reported.
Angie’s relative, who declined to be named, said this was revealed by the girl’s father, 33, to the police.
“The father told police that the girl had been sold off after she was brought to a lawyer firm to sign an agreement, he had received RM12,000 after surrendering his daughter to a middle man,” she said.
The relative alleged the father took the girl away from her aunt’s house in Johor Baru on Nov 9.
“We suspect something amiss when he gave us contradicting statements about the girl’s disappearance,” she said.
> A video showing a 12-year-old student being bullied by her schoolmates in a school has gone viral in cyberspace, reported Kwong Wah Yit Poh.
The victim, said to be a Grade Seven student, was beaten up and teased by nine girls from the same school in Zhejiang province, China.
The two-minute video also showed the victim being shoved to the ground and had her pink shirt torn off.
The incident caused uproar among netizens who said school bullying had become rampant in China nowadays.
- Found in translation is compiled from the vernacular newspapers (Bahasa Malaysia, Chinese and Tamil dailies). As such, stories are grouped according to the respective language/medium. Where a paragraph begins with a >, it denotes a separate news item.
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