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22 May 2024

Maid does ‘magic’ to make family like her

By Eman Al Baik

A family found out that their housemaid was practicing ‘magic’ on them when discovered a lost gold earring among her belongings, the Dubai Criminal Court heard.

On October 19, the family of the employer, FA, 28, Jordanian businessman, discovered that a gold earring was ring and suspected the maid because they had let her off earlier after she apologized for theft.

FA’s sister LA asked the maid WB, 38, Indonesian, if she had seen the gold earring but the maid said no.

LA asked the maid to check her room which she did.

LA found the earring in the maid’s wardrobe together with other things that the family thought they had lost.
LA found photos of her mother and her two sons torn off and punched with pins in addition to slips of papers on which talismans were written. When asked about it, the maid kept silent.

However, the maid admitted before police that she had started practicing magic on the family but had not finished it. She claimed that she did that to make the family like her.