The victim stated that she had an affair with the perpetrator who had promised to marry her. He, however, asked her to give him Dhs8,000 to apply for her residence but she gave him Dhs5,000 and asked him to wait until she would manage to have the full amount.
The Dubai Criminal Court sentenced an African, 35, to three years in jail and fined him Dhs67,000 on charges of luring an Asian through a fake massage centre on Facebook.
The Ajman Police arrested two Arabs on charges of fraudulently using witchcraft and sorcery in exchange for money in a hotel in the emirate.
One of the suspects confessed that he connived with the others to assault the victim because he reported him to the police, which resulted in his arrest.
The Dubai Court of Appeal upheld a one-year jail term issued by the Criminal Court against three persons convicted for stealing Dhs3,500 from an employee at knifepoint in Naif area.
An Arab young man found a bag containing Dhs276,000 on Baniyas Road in Dubai and instead of reporting it to the police kept it inside his house. However, police detected his location and arrested him with the bag and the money in his possession.
According to the complainant, she received a call from the defendant requesting her to update her account data. The complainant added that the defendant gave her information about her account details and the available balance just to support his allegation that he was an employee in the same bank.
The Dubai Personal Status Court ruled that an American businessman pay an alimony estimated at Dhs1.44 million to his ex-wife and around Dhs1 million to his children and bear the housing, study and health insurance expenses.
Al Ain Court of Appeals upheld a judgment issued by the Court of First Instance, obligating a wife to pay her husband Dhs10,000 in compensation for insulting him via Whatsapp application.