Dubai Police arrest man who stabbed roommate in less than 25 minutes

The worker attempted to murder the victim after a financial dispute


Afkar Ali Ahmed

Published: Thu 7 Apr 2022, 8:00 AM

Last updated: Thu 7 Apr 2022, 8:47 AM

Dubai Police arrested a man who attempted to murder his roommate in less than 25 minutes of the crime.

The CID team of Al Qusais Police rushed to the scene after receiving a call saying a 32-year-old Asian worker had fled after stabbing his roommate multiple times over a financial dispute.

The victim, who was in critical condition, was rushed to Rashid Hospital.

The suspect was arrested less than 25 minutes later by a patrol who saw him wandering in an area in bloodstained clothes. He confessed to the crime, adding that he had thrown the knife away.


The suspect has been referred to the concerned authorities for further action.

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