Defendant Sentenced for Sexually Assaulting Vulnerable Child
DATE: June 27, 2022
CASE: Chue Vang (Case #20FE013677)
PROSECUTOR: Deputy District Attorney Mitch Miller, Special Assault & Child Abuse Unit
On June 24, 2022, the Honorable James Arguelles sentenced Chue Vang to 6 years in prison. On March 14, 2022, a jury convicted Vang of child molestation and annoying or molesting a child. The jury also found true that the victim was particularly vulnerable.
On August 25, 2020, Chue Vang repeatedly came up behind the victim and inappropriately touched her. Vang also grabbed the victim by her hips and thrust into her body. The victim was logged into her Zoom special education class at the time. Alert teachers and class aides saw the assaults and immediately reported it to authorities.