Salesman on the grope: Air hostess files charge

He denies the charge; a witness testifies seeing him approaching the victim

A Tunisian salesman accused of groping a Serbian airhostess at a nightclub denied the charges at the Dubai Criminal Court on Sunday.

The victim, EZ, 32, testified that on October 26, while she was at a nightclub with her friends, the accused, 26, approached her requesting to dance with them. When they denied he started dancing anyways. As we moved away, he followed us – for almost five minutes.
 
“And then, I felt his hands on my back. That’s when I raised an alarm, pushing him back. But he punched me on my face, he told the court.
 
An Egyptian civil engineer, HAM, 35, also testified that he saw the accused approaching the victim while she was dancing. “And then I saw her shouting at him.”
 
People intervened and the club owner took the accused to the kitchen and kept him there until the police arrived.
 
The court will issue its verdict on December 30.

Woman heads to jail for running up Dh53K telecom bill, swindling 10 phones  

An Emirati woman who was on trial for swindling at least 10mobile phones and making calls worth Dh53,035 was on Sunday sentenced to three years in jail.
 
The jobless 29-year-old was also accused of using the ID Card of her friend – an employee of Dubai Airport.
 
She allegedly used the ID card to buy SIM Cards and also forged her friend’s signature.
 
She conned her friend requesting her for her ID card by convincing her that she wanted to purchase one SIM card and that she would return it shortly.
 
The friend testified that she never doubted the suspect’s intentions because they were friends. It was only she received bills a whopping telecoms bill that she found out how she had been duped.
 
“When I confronted her she claimed it was her sister who had used her ID fraudulently,” the victim testified.
 
The indictment sheet showed that MJ had a similar criminal record at the Family and Juvenile Prosecution.
 

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