Dubai: Man wears abaya, niqab to rob villa, arrested

Dubai - The police found an abaya and a niqab at the main suspect's house.



by

Afkar Ali Ahmed

Published: Tue 23 Feb 2021, 2:18 AM

The Dubai Police arrested a European for robbing a villa. He had worn an abaya (cloak worn by women) and niqab (face cover) to carry out the crime.

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On being alerted about the crime, the police rushed to the villa. They found out that the robber had forced open the safe by hitting it with a sharp tool.

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Forensic evidence also showed he used a small saw, resulting in small scattered pieces of copper around the place.

The police rounded up a few suspects. They found an abaya and a niqab at the main suspect's house.

As he forced open the safe in the villa, a small piece of copper landed in his clothes, which the police recovered.

On being confronted with the evidence, the suspect confessed to the crime.

Picture used for illustrative purposes alone. (Alamy Image).
Picture used for illustrative purposes alone. (Alamy Image).

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