Man dies of drug overdose in Sharjah

Sharjah - The deceased had earlier been arrested by the police in drug-related cases.



By Afkar Abdullah

Published: Thu 10 Sep 2015, 12:00 AM

Last updated: Thu 10 Sep 2015, 8:36 AM

A 43-year-old Emirati was found dead in the parking lot of Al Kuwaiti Hospital in Sharjah earlier this week. The man died of drug overdose, the police have said.
According to the police, footages from CCTV cameras installed in the hospital showed the deceased being thrown out of a red vehicle. The motorist, who is now in police custody, then fled the spot.
The deceased had earlier been arrested by the police in drug-related cases.
The body has been transferred to the forensic laboratory for an autopsy.
afkarali@khaleejtimes.com


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