Criminal proceedings launched against school murderer in Thanh Hoa hinh anh 1Murderer Do Manh Chieu Minh (Source:
Thanh Hoa (VNA)
- The investigation agency under the police of the north central province of Thanh Hoa on May 4 issued a decision to begin criminal proceedings against and an arrest warrant for a four-month detention of Do Manh Chieu Minh on the charge of murder.

According to Lieutenant Colonel Nguyen Huu Manh from the provincial police, the 25-year-old man from Coc village, Dong Luong commune, Lang Chanh district, was arrested after committing a murder on May 3. 

Around 9:00 am on May 3, Minh jumped over the fence of a primary school in Dong Luong commune and broke into the school, then stabbed pupils playing in the school yard with a knife. 

As a result, Le Huu Phuong, a fifth-grade pupil of the school was killed and four others injured. The man also stabbed a teacher when she rushed to stop him, and then fled the scene. Immediately afterwards, authorities mobilised all forces to hospitalise the injured and hunt the murderer.

Minh was determined to be negative for narcotics after being tested in a hospital.-VNA