A Chinese mother from Canada is under arrest in Spain in connection with the college admissions cheating scandal.

By Kevin Tripp, KABC

Federal prosecutors in Boston say Xiaoning Sui paid 400-thousand dollars to get her son into UCLA. Spanish authorities picked her up on the charges, and American officials are now seeking her extradition. The indictment says she paid the money so her son could be admitted as a soccer recruit. The feds say the student was indeed admitted to UCLA just last fall. If convicted, she could face 20 years in prison.

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