UAE expat kills wife, stabs his two children

The man was arrested by the Fujairah Police, and referred to the public prosecution.- Alamy Image
The man was arrested by the Fujairah Police, and referred to the public prosecution.- Alamy Image

Fujairah - He has been sentenced to death after being found guilty of premeditated murder.



The Fujairah Criminal Court has sentenced an Asian man to death for killing his wife, an Arab woman.
As per court records, the case dates back to March 24, 2017, when the man sneaked into the house of an Emirati national in Al Faseel area. He then stabbed his 39-year-old wife to death there.
The man also stabbed his two kids, aged nine and 12 years, and an Asian domestic helper, before fleeing.
The wife succumbed to the fatal injuries she sustained, while the children and maid survived the attack.
The man was arrested by the Fujairah Police, and referred to the public prosecution.
He stood trial at the Fujairah Criminal Court, which unanimously found him guilty of premeditated murder.
ahmedshaaban@khaleejtimes.com


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