The Dubai Appeals Court has upheld the ruling of a lower court that had sentenced an African cleaner to a year in prison, and a Dhs1,000 fine for robbing his colleague.
The security teams at Naif Police Station arrested a gang of seven Africans involved in a robbery at a tobacco and cigarettes store.
A 22-year-old African worker was referred to criminal court along with his runaway accomplices for robbing a man of his phone and Dhs970 in Dubai.
Five African men were acquitted by the Dubai criminal court from an assault charge that was filed against them by an Asian man in Dubai.
The Criminal Investigation Department at Ajman Police arrested a gang of five people in less than 24 hours for stealing Dhs3.28 million using a cold weapon.
In a bizarre incident in Thailand, a thief fell asleep in a house which he was trying to rob. Interestingly, that house belonged to a cop who called the backup, which led to the robber’s arrest.
Official records point out that the defendant and his accomplices had intercepted the victims' way in the middle of the night, and brutally beat each of them until they gave up their money.
The incident took place 5 years ago in 2016, when the victim received a call from his driver informing him that the two maids had ran away from the house after stealing their passports.
The incident took place during last November, when the victim was driving in Al Qouz Area in the middle of the night, and came across the defendant who stopped him and asked for a ride.