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Parents of a five-year-old girl were appraised of the sexual assault she had endured when they discovered sickening drawings depicting her experience at the hands of a priest.

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The priest identified as Joao Da Silva, 54, has been arrested following allegations of sexual assault on the victim, who was a student in his class, UK Mirror reports.

The parents of the young girl discovered the drawings after she suddenly refused to attend Da Silva's English classes.

Drawing of sexual assault play

Drawing of sexual assault

(ukmirror)

 

The young girl had been so devastated following the attacks that her parents had been forced to take her to a psychologist who advised that they search her room for any signs of what might be causing her behaviour.

Six pages of the heartbreaking drawings were found among her books, showing an aroused man looming over a scared child.

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The father of the victim reportedly confronted the Priest before reporting the case to the police.

The police have revealed that the Priest is currently in their custody and is being interrogated over child abuse charges.

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