Crime and Courts

Man robs 3 masseuses in UAE at knifepoint, jailed

Filed on November 24, 2019
uae, uae crime, uae robbery, uae laws, massage scams in Dubai

(Reuters file)

Five Asians had attacked three female massagers.

A 43-year-old Asian has been sentenced to one year in jail by the Ajman Criminal Court for robbing three female masseuses at knifepoint in a flat in Mushairif commercial area. He will be deported after serving his jail term.

On being notified about a brawl in an apartment, a team of cops reached the place and found that the flat was being used as a massage center. The police records showed that five Asians had attacked three female masseuses and forced them to hand over their cash and mobile phones.

Also read: Dh5,000 fine for breaking massage parlour rule in UAE

Four of them managed to flee the scene. One of the female workers caught hold of the accused till the police arrived. He was arrested and referred to the public prosecution.

Afkar Abdullah

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