Israeli tutor arrested for taking indecent photos of girlsLocal | 17 May 2021 4:46 pm
A 32-year-old Israeli tutor in Tai Po was arrested after he took indecent photos of two girls in class where the security camera could not capture the scene.
It is understood that the man is a part-time tutor at an education center in Tai Po, and he has been teaching English for a few years.
The incident happened at around 2pm on May 15. Five boys and girls were having an English lesson in the classroom, in which a security camera is set for monitoring. The tutor asked a 7-year-old girl to take a seat where the camera would not capture, and took photos of her private parts.
There were other boys in the classroom at that time. Some told their parents about what happened after class and revealed the incident.
Later a parent of a 6-year-old girl reported the incident to the police, that the 6-year-old and the 7-year-old were treated inappropriately in the education center.
After investigation, police arrested the 32-year-old Israeli tutor, and listed the case as child abuse for the moment. It will be handled by the crime unit of the police.
When replying to media inquiries, the education center said that staff have reported the incident to police. Now that the case is handled by police, they will not make any further comment, the center added.