The Dubai Criminal Court sentenced an Asian man to one year imprisonment and fined Dhs31,000 for robbing three visitors of Dhs40,000. The imprisonment will be followed by deportation.
A 18-year-old Arab social media celebrity was sentenced to 6 months of jail followed by deportation after he was arrested on drug charges along with his accomplices.
A 24-year-old Asian worker was jailed and referred to criminal court by the Dubai Public Prosecution for the attempted robbery of a bike worth Dhs700 in one of the Dubai streets.
The Dubai criminal court has sentenced three Asian men to 2 years imprisonment and imposed a fine of Dhs200,000 on them after they attempted to bribe two police officers in Dubai.
An Asian gang of 8 members were booked by police and referred to criminal court, after they broke into a warehouse in Dubai to steal medical supplies worth Dhs35,000.
The victim testified that the defendant was a regular customer of the showroom, and that during his last visit, the defendant asked for the keys of one of the vehicles and showing intention of buying it.
Official records point out that the first defendant had arranged to smuggle the drugs into the country, and deliver it to the second defendant once he arrived. But luckily, customs officers suspected the travelling defendant who had hid 12 wraps of marijuana inside a plastic bag.
The victim testified that he was hunting for jobs for his younger brother and had met the defendant at one of Dubai’s companies. The defendant manipulated the victim into thinking he can issue a work visa for his brother for Dhs6,500.
The heated argument drove the defendant to threaten to kill the victim through WhatsApp, but the table turned and the defendant’s threats were taken seriously by the police.