In the raid, the burglars stole a safe, but Merseyside Police have said that the occupants of the home were unharmed.
The Dubai Criminal Court sentenced a mechanic to three months in jail to be followed by deportation on charges of stealing Dhs200 from his colleague’s wallet.
Two Africans and two Asians killed a guard at a site under construction after gagging and tying him down while he was sleeping to steal electrical cables. The Criminal Court sentenced the two Africans to seven years in jail and sentenced the Asian ones to three years in jail. The Court of Appeal, however, increased the sentence to 10 years against the two Africans and to five years against the two Asians.
The Dubai Criminal Court sentenced three people to one year in jail to be followed by deportation for two of them on charges of impersonating policemen and stealing Dhs121,000 from two Asians after entering their residence and tying them up.
A court sentenced an Asian to one month in jail to be followed by deportation and fined him Dhs45,000 on charges of stealing 20 suction tubes worth Dhs45,000 from a contracting company, in which he worked as warehouse keeper.
The case dates back to last July when a project support co-ordinator at a contracting company filed a complaint in which he stated that their warehouse keeper had stolen tubes that belonged to the company.
They brought bulldozers and gas cutters and tore apart the structure before escaping with the booty over two days, Kumar said.
On checking the tracking application, the missing headset was detected in the hotel and seized in possession of a cleaner working for the hotel.
On being interrogated, they admitted that they had connived to rob stores in the Frij Al- arar area after monitoring them and making sure the area was clear of pedestrians.
The Dubai Misdemeanor Court sentenced two Africans a man and a woman to one month in jail and fined them Dhs30,000 after the woman had stolen Dhs1,000 from a US citizen plus a gold chain.
The Dubai Court of Appeal upheld a verdict issued by the Court of First Instance, sentencing an Asian porter at the Dubai International Airport to three months in prison and fining him Dhs28,000, for stealing 6 mobile phones from a passenger’s bag worth value of the fine.