Tutor raped young girl, Orange County deputies say

Victim comes forward to teacher, says Hien Minh Tran videotaped acts


ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Investigators say 44-year-old Hien Minh Tran, a tutor, raped a student under the age of 12.

Tran was arrested Thursday night for the crime that happened more than a year ago, deputies said.

The female victim came forward to a teacher Thursday. The victim said Tran videotaped the acts.

Police interviewed Tran, who they said denied touching the victim at his Orange County home.

Tran is being held without bond at the Orange County Jail. A judge ordered he not have unsupervised contact with anyone under 16.

Deputies are asking anyone who recognizes Tran and worries about his conduct with children to call them.