The Dubai Public Prosecution sentenced an Asian driver to 10 years in jail plus deportation, for murdering his cousin.
According to reports, the couple has been married for 17 years and has six children between the ages of three and 16.
The victim was stabbed several times. An autopsy is being carried out on the body for further investigation.
After the crime, the suspect went to a restaurant and had lunch, then surrendered himself to Al Muraqqabat police station, and guided the police to the location of the body.
A man allegedly killed his wife after an argument over their children's future turned violent. The couple has nine children and over 30 days of lockdown created an uncertainty.
A jury in New Zealand convicted a 27-year old man on Friday of murdering a British woman backpacker, media reported, ending a case that has shocked the Pacific nation.
The Dubai Criminal Court on Thursday sentenced six Asians to 10 years in jail to be followed by deportation after being convicted of an attempted murder of a man, 53, in his apartment to steal 8 silver bars and Dhs24,000 from a safe there. The defendants stabbed the victim several times in the chest and neck until he lost consciousness, stole the silver bars and money and ran away.
The accused were killed when they allegedly tried to escape from the crime scene where the police had brought them to re-enact the incident.
A man suspected to have been the middleman in the murder of Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia has been arrested, a police source said on Tuesday,