HA NOI — The capital People's Court yesterday sentenced Nguyen Thi Le, 30, to four years in prison for kidnapping an infant from the Central Obstetric Hospital.
The court also forced her to pay VND24.9 million (US$1,200) towards childcare costs and a 24 month minimum wage of $950 for spiritual damage caused to the victim's family.
According to the charges, Le kidnapped Pham Van Truong, the son of Tran Thi Thom, 35, in Yen My District, northern Hung Yen Province, on November 3, 2011.
The victim will not appeal the judgement. — VNS